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Re: Creation of Containers

From: Nathan <nathan@webr3.org>
Date: Wed, 07 Nov 2012 22:43:47 +0000
Message-ID: <509AE423.4050308@webr3.org>
To: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>
CC: Niclas Hoyer <niclas@verbugt.de>, public-ldp-wg@w3.org
Richard Cyganiak wrote:
> Niclas,
> 
> Here's my (possibly flawed understanding):
> 
> On 7 Nov 2012, at 21:38, Niclas Hoyer wrote:
>> is there a simple way to create a ldp container?
> 
> No, the client can't tell the server to turn a resource into a container.
> 
> The server decides what's a container, usually based on domain knowledge. A SIOC server would know that threads should be containers, and would automatically make the resource a container whenever a thread is created.
> 
> Generic servers that don't have any domain knowledge, but are “just” “dumb” graph stores, can't really use containers.

By LDPR a client can PUT a representation which is considered an LDPC by 
any client doing a subsequent request on that LDPR.

Any "dumb" server can't stop that, can it?
Received on Wednesday, 7 November 2012 22:45:01 UTC

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