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Re: set a property with an empty content

From: Antony Blakey <antony.blakey@ihug.com.au>
Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2004 11:18:48 +0930
Message-Id: <B52123F2-8CEC-11D8-9CBF-000393CE9EEE@ihug.com.au>
Cc: "Webdav WG" <w3c-dist-auth@w3c.org>
To: "Stanley Guan" <stanley.guan@oracle.com>

On 13/04/2004, at 9:12 AM, Stanley Guan wrote:

> If a property is set with an empty content as shown below,
> is it allowed?

Yes. Although if that's your property, best not to use the DAV: 

> If yes, is it equivalent to "remove"?

No. The property will be returned as you have set it i.e. an empty XML 
element, which is different from the property not existing.

Antony Blakey
He who would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy 
from repression.
   -- Thomas Paine
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