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Re: Review and Comments for Linked Data Platform FPWD

From: Gavin Carothers <gavin@carothers.name>
Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2012 08:45:04 -0700
Message-ID: <CAPqY83yyovoJ-05aAiprRUeycUBgvsE-Y8s4yG=dVF=8EMtZKA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Arnaud Le Hors <lehors@us.ibm.com>
Cc: public-ldp-wg@w3.org
On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 8:33 AM, Arnaud Le Hors <lehors@us.ibm.com> wrote:
> Andy Seaborne <andy.seaborne@epimorphics.com> wrote on 10/29/2012 09:58:57
> PM:
>> ...
>> Why not POST to create the new resource, using an empty body, get the
>> URI back "Location:"), then PUT the contents?  c.f. 303 roundtrip.  Then
>> the RDF to be stored can be created after the URI is allocated and
>> standard toolkits can be used.
>> This also allows you to POST the entry in the container - or POST to the
>> container itself, c.f. ?non-member-properties.
> The downside obviously is to require an additional roundtrip.

Eh, use SPDY/HTTP 2.0. Designing to limit round trips when we know how
to fix in general the speed of round trips seems foolish. The POST
followed by a PUT is very clear. Still allows for directly POSTing
when you don't need to know the URI in advance as well.


> --
> Arnaud  Le Hors - Software Standards Architect - IBM Software Group
Received on Tuesday, 30 October 2012 15:45:39 UTC

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