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Version format (Was: The 7 Deadly Sins of Versioning)

From: Marcus Jager <mjager@microsoft.com>
Date: Thu, 28 May 1998 16:16:25 -0700
Message-ID: <174A69422993D111A13C00805FFE51B4053C71@sjc-msg-01.dns.microsoft.com>
To: WEBDAV WG <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Actually on this subject I would go the other way.

WebDAV should actively avoid all content issues. WebDAV defines the protocol
for communicating version information and operations on them, not the
storage format.


> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Fabio Vitali [SMTP:fabio@CS.UniBO.IT]
> Sent:	Thursday, May 28, 1998 15:40
> To:	Marcus Jager
> Subject:	RE: The 7 Deadly Sins of Versioning

> My personal dream is that WEBDAV identifies the overall and long-term
> requirements for such structures or formats, and then fork a sub-group to
> provide a first generation one that can be, if necessary, good enough and
> done in haste, but also one that can be easily grown out of when the need
> comes, without at the same time requiring the whole V part of the WEBDAV
> standard to be re-discussed.
> Fabio
Received on Thursday, 28 May 1998 19:14:27 UTC

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