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Re: If Header: evaluation of all assertions

From: Stefan Eissing <stefan.eissing@greenbytes.de>
Date: Mon, 14 Oct 2002 10:37:35 +0200
To: "'Webdav WG'" <w3c-dist-auth@w3c.org>
Message-Id: <308E23B7-DF50-11D6-9950-00039384827E@greenbytes.de>

I agree that we should make the change proposed by Jason.
As to verification: we could encourage people on the interop
list to verify, once we have updated test servers. How would
the litmus test be affected by the change?


Am Sonntag, 13.10.02, um 19:36 Uhr (Europe/Berlin) schrieb Clemm, Geoff:

> I agree that we should make this change, to simplify and
> clarify the semantics of the If header.  I also agree with
> Jason that it is unlikely that any current client depends
> on the server not evaluating clauses in a tagged list
> (because they don't match operands of the request method),
> but it would be good to verify this.
> Cheers,
> Geoff
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jason Crawford [mailto:nn683849@smallcue.com]
> Geoff suggested I start a new thread...
> I'm going to propose that ALL of the IF: header be evaluated
> by the server. 
Received on Monday, 14 October 2002 04:38:36 UTC

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