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From: David Orchard <dorchard@bea.com>
Date: Fri, 4 Jan 2008 11:37:41 -0800
Message-ID: <BEBB9CBE66B372469E93FFDE3EDC493E0136CB6C@repbex01.amer.bea.com>
To: "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@opera.com>, "Jon Ferraiolo" <jferrai@us.ibm.com>, "Web Application Formats Working Group WG" <public-appformats@w3.org>

I'll ask the Mark Nottingham question, where is the requirements doc
that the WG has agreed to?  Such a document would help answer these
kinds of issues quickly, and if there isn't documented agreement then
these kinds of questions are bound to continue happening.  

I looked at the charter
(http://www.w3.org/2006/appformats/admin/charter.html) to see if I could
find any guidance there but didn't even find the work listed in the
deliverables.  Which surprised me somewhat.

> One of our requirements is that you can simply put a file on 
> the server and have it work. Also in the case where you can't 
> configure HTTP headers.  
> The protocol should also work consistently which is why GET 
> is also used for the authorization request so the entity body 
> is taken into account there as well. Given that servers 
> opt-in to all of this and sites are unlikely to just make 
> random cross-site requests it is unlikely you get a very 
> large response.

> --
> Anne van Kesteren
> <http://annevankesteren.nl/>
> <http://www.opera.com/>

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