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Re: AW: AW: Standardizing Batch methods?

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 08 Oct 2007 19:11:39 +0200
Message-ID: <470A64CB.5000708@gmx.de>
To: markus.litz@dlr.de
CC: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org

markus.litz@dlr.de wrote:
> Hi Julian,
> so this is indeed a unsolved problem. I was wondering if someone already started with writing a proposal for either batch calls or transactions. Was there a discussion on which a preference became clear? 
> The best may be if I start with reading the microsoft batch & transaction definitions, and than we consider to start working on a draft.
> Ideas?
> Markus

I would say working on a draft can be useful, but what's even more 
important is to find people willing to implement it. Just writing a 
draft is unlikely to make implementations happen (even RFC4918 IMHO so 
far has a *single* implementation...).

So I'd urge you to first understand what the problems with the Microsoft 
implementations are, and then to check whether the advanced features 
defined in RFC3253 do not already do what you're looking for (at least 
with respect to transactions).

Best regards, Julian
Received on Monday, 8 October 2007 17:12:00 UTC

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