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Re: How do you POST to a "document"?

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@apache.org>
Date: Thu, 23 Jan 2003 16:46:19 -0800
Cc: www-tag@w3.org
To: Miles Sabin <miles@milessabin.com>
Message-Id: <40C51B0F-2F35-11D7-BFE5-000393753936@apache.org>

> When I think of the web in terms of processes and communiction channels
> I'm quite definitely not thinking in terms of abstract entites with the
> characterisitics you claim for resources. Where you see states and
> names I see flows and processing.

Umm, REST is a model of flows and processing.  We are talking about
identification, which is only one part of that model.  Of course, if
you aren't talking about identification then there can't be any
disagreement over the definition of resource.

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