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Re: Warwick Framework, etc.

From: Michael Mealling <michaelm@rwhois.net>
Date: Thu, 13 Feb 1997 18:10:59 -0500
Message-ID: <33039F83.15D2@rwhois.net>
To: Judith Slein <slein@wrc.xerox.com>
CC: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
Judith Slein wrote:
> If an individual just wants to attach a custom attribute to a resource and
> is not in a position to provide the help app, etc., there is no good answer
> right now . . . but the application/directory MIME type now being defined
> might be able to accommodate custom attributes.  Michael is looking into this.

This is the case. I just talked to Tim Howes about it and the intent is
that the profile (or schema) for a given application/directory object
is a guideline and a given profile specification has the ability to
specify whether or not arbitrary, user-specified, attributes are


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