Re: Draft v1 Update for Resumable Uploads

On 2022-06-17 06:30, Guoye Zhang wrote:
> Hi all,
> Our previous resumable upload draft generated a lot of discussions. I’m glad to announce that we have a new draft ready to address many feedbacks that suggested adopting the PATCH method. In this draft, we split the Upload Transfer Procedure into 2 separate procedures: Upload Creation Procedure and Upload Appending Procedure.

> 2. Media types
> PATCH currently doesn’t define a media type. We went through the list of media types but couldn’t find the appropriate category for the Upload Appending Procedure. It is a generic byte-appending operation that can modify any types of media, so we don’t think it fits into an application media type.
> We are open to suggestions if a media type is desired.

The generic answer here would be application/octet-stream. That doesn't 
cover the appending aspect, but it's the most generic media type available.

Regards,   Martin.

Received on Friday, 17 June 2022 07:57:41 UTC