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Date: Thu, 04 Jun 1998 10:12:02 -0400
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This draft is a work item of the WWW Distributed Authoring and Versioning 
Working Group of the IETF.

	Title		: WebDAV Advanced Collections Protocol
	Author(s)	: J. Slein
	Filename	: draft-ietf-webdav-collection-protocol-00.txt
	Pages		: 11
	Date		: 03-Jun-98
        The base WebDAV protocol [Goland et al., 1998] provides basic
        support for collections.  It defines a MKCOL method for creating
        collections and specifies how other HTTP and WebDAV methods
        interact with collections.  It supports only internal members of
        collections, which it defines as members whose URIs are
        immediately relative to the URI of the collection.
        Many applications, however, need more powerful collections.  There
        are two areas in particular where more powerful functionality is
        often needed: referential members and ordering.
        This draft specifies extensions to the base WebDAV protocol to
        support these more powerful collections.

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