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Re: draft-reschke-http-addmember-00

From: Jamie Lokier <jamie@shareable.org>
Date: Tue, 22 Feb 2005 19:02:28 +0000
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: Geoffrey M Clemm <geoffrey.clemm@us.ibm.com>, WebDAV <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>, CalDAV DevList <ietf-caldav@osafoundation.org>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20050222190228.GD22555@mail.shareable.org>

Julian Reschke wrote:
> I'm not sure what your point is. Of course if a server mishaves that 
> way, a client accessing it may cause problems. But that's the problem of 
> the server, and I don't think there's anything we can do about that when 
> discussing HTTP based protocols.
> What am I missing?

You're missing that when you are doing CalDAV* requests, you _know_ the
URL you are accessing is CalDAV compliant already.  (* - example).

If you don't know that you have big problems.

So you don't need new methods just to express "intent".
(Maybe for other reasons, but not this one).

-- Jamie
Received on Tuesday, 22 February 2005 19:02:56 UTC

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