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Re: Relationship of WEBDAV to IETF and W3C

From: Asad Faizi <asad@netscape.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Jan 1997 15:38:41 -0800
Message-ID: <32E94801.77BB@netscape.com>
To: Terry Allen <tallen@fsc.fujitsu.com>
CC: swick@www10.w3.org, w3c-dist-auth@www10.w3.org
WebDAV needs to define a common return type for its own purposes. It
does not have to be Web Collections. The references to Web Collections
in the spec. are just place holders. Changes to HTML are beyond the
scope and needs of WebDAV.

Asad Faizi

Netscape Communications
Terry Allen wrote:
> >It should be pointed out that WebDAV is proposing NO changes to HTML.
> What WebDAV is doing is making itself dependent on Web Collections, a
> W3C initiative, which DOES propose HTML changes.
> Where can we learn more about "Web Collections"?
> Regards,
>     Terry Allen    Fujitsu Software Corp.    tallen@fsc.fujitsu.com
> "In going on with these experiments, how many pretty systems do we build,
>  which we soon find outselves obliged to destroy?" - Benjamin Franklin
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Received on Friday, 24 January 1997 18:41:26 UTC

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