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Re: 2NN Contents Of Related (303 Shortcut)

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 05 Sep 2014 08:18:55 +0200
Message-ID: <540955CF.5000804@gmx.de>
To: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>, "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>
CC: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>, Eric Prud'hommeaux <eric@w3.org>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2014-09-05 05:18, Sandro Hawke wrote:
> ...
> The actual driving force behind this I-D is not about using 303s to deal
> with httpRange-14, it's to deal with paging.  That is, the client does a
> GET on A, including these request headers:
>     Prefer: contents-of-related
>     Prefer: return=representation; max-triple-count="100"
> and now the server can directly provide the first hundred triples, via a
> representation of B, which is that the first "page" of A.
> ...

I'll mention again that it continues to confuse me that you're trying to 
address paging and "see other" with the same mechanism.

WRT paging: why don't you use a custom range 
(<http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/rfc7233.html#range.units.other>) such 
as in:

   Range: triples=100


Best regards, Julian
Received on Friday, 5 September 2014 06:19:31 UTC

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