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Re: Mnot's Pub/Sub for the Web

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 28 Feb 2022 18:10:39 +0100
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To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Am 26.02.2022 um 11:13 schrieb Michael Toomim:
> Michael Toomim:
>>
>> Braid also defines Range Requests for PUT, which enables some very
>> cool features.
>>
>> First, it creates *patch* semantics. [...]
>>
>> Second, we extend Range Requests for both GETs and PUTs with GraphQL
>> semantics... [...]
>>
> Third, this creates Resumeable Upload semantics. We can implement the
> beautiful dream that Austin Wright proposed in 2019:
>
>     https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/ietf-http-wg/2019JulSep/0066.html
>
> To resume an upload, the client simply PUTs the remaining "range" of the
> file.
>
> We get this ability for free, by just defining the semantics of a Range
> Request on a PUT. These are basic HTTP features that just need to be
> combined together.

You may want to read the history around
<https://github.com/httpwg/http-core/issues/618>.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Monday, 28 February 2022 17:10:54 UTC

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