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Re: RFC 3744: principal-collection-set

From: Lisa Dusseault <lisa@osafoundation.org>
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2007 09:57:40 -0700
Message-Id: <BE1B46DB-E1C2-4DB7-8D42-6BF7DA9FDFB4@osafoundation.org>
Cc: Cyrus Daboo <cyrus@daboo.name>, w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
I think that's a very important feature.  There's no intrinsic need  
for SEARCH to rely on properties, and it should be valuable for a  
number of non-WebDAV use cases.

Duplicating the server's feature advertisement in both OPTIONS and  
properties should not be much of a hardship for a server and makes it  
easier for a variety of clients to learn what they need to know.


On Apr 27, 2007, at 7:16 AM, Julian Reschke wrote:

> Thinking of it, another reason for the "legacy" design may be that  
> DASL intended to make it possible that a search arbiter resource  
> (something responding to SEARCH) doesn't need to be a WebDAV  
> resource (responding to PROPFIND). I'm not entirely sure that we  
> should eliminate that feature...

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