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Re: Guaranteeing the Integrity of Bindings

From: Geoffrey M. Clemm <gclemm@tantalum.atria.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Sep 1999 17:49:26 -0400
Message-Id: <9909152149.AA03683@tantalum>
To: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
   From: John Stracke <francis@ecal.com>

   "Slein, Judith A" wrote:

   > We think that it is not impossible to guarantee integrity of bindings even
   > in cases like this, if the server is willing to take enough trouble.  It can
   > store a copy of the target resource locally, and insure that no changes are
   > allowed except when both servers are accessible.

   It may not be feasible to make a copy of a dynamic resource.

<gmc/> True.  In which case (as in all other cases where it cannot
guarantee BIND semantics) the server has to fail the BIND request.

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