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Re: Draft for Resumable Uploads

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sat, 2 Apr 2022 09:48:17 +0200
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To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Am 01.04.2022 um 21:30 schrieb Guoye Zhang:
> ...
>> tus-v2 assumes that there is a separate resource for uploading, as
>> opposed to
>> targeting a resource and letting the server decide whether it can
>> upload into
>> a temporary resource for that target. It doesn't indicate what the server
>> is to do with the data once it is uploaded, which implies this is just
>> part
>> of a private agreement instead of a standard protocol.
>
> tus-v2 is not intended to be a protocol using HTTP, it is designed to be
> an extension of HTTP. In particular, any upload methods, regardless of
> POST, PUT, etc can be transparently upgraded to support resumable
> uploads. It should not prevent the server from organizing the resource
> in any way.
> ...

What is this supposed to mean? Could you elaborate on this distinction?

Best regards, Julian
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