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ACID-transaction on a set of files over WebDAV?

From: <M.Jung@dlr.de>
Date: Tue, 4 Mar 2008 10:52:26 +0100
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Cc: <jens.ruehmkorf@dlr.de>


i search for a standard way (not the proprietary MS methods) to use a ACID-transaction on a set of files over WebDAV.



start TA

 get file a

 get file b

 put file a 

 put file b

end TA.


My idea was (like in Subversion documentation or in the WebDAV book from Lisa Dusseault), to use the DeltaV resource type activity with server-side workspace, to group changes together to a single transaction. 


Is this the right way to use transaction over WebDAV?


Is there any standard implementation for that? 


Is there a spec/papers for transactions over WebDAV?


Thank you for your Help.


Best regards






Martin Jung

master student


DLR (German Aerospace Center), 

Simulation and Software Technology

Linder Hoehe, 51147 Cologne, Germany


eMail: m.jung at dlr.de      http://www.dlr.de/sc
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