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Re: webdav-collection-protocol-00: failure codes

From: Judith Slein <slein@wrc.xerox.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Jun 1998 07:34:18 PDT
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To: Jim Davis <jdavis@parc.xerox.com>
Cc: slein@wrc.xerox.com, w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
I need to go back and specify failure codes for every sort of request
discussed in the spec.

For the case of a request to create a new referential member, with the
Ref-Integrity header set to "T", it does seem right for the server to
respond with 412 Precondition Failed if it can't guarantee referential


At 02:27 PM 6/9/98 PDT, Jim Davis wrote:
>This is the third message on the ID
>The protocol should state what status code is returned if the server can
>not fulful the request, e.g. can't ensure that a referential link has
>Would it be 412 Precondition Failed?
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