Re: reference needed - versioned documents

On Apr 3, 2008, at 1:56 PM, Richard Cyganiak wrote:
> On 3 Apr 2008, at 18:02, Jonathan Rees wrote:
>> The utility of httpRange-14 is significantly reduced as long as  
>> not all minters of URIs for non-IRs adhere to it. I have no idea  
>> what the penetration of httpRange-14 is, but my guess is that it  
>> is and will remain low.
> Any backup for that guess?

Nope, sorry - that's why I called it a guess. I know of people using  
URIs to name non-IRs who either disagree with httpRange-14, or do not  
know about it, or cannot arrange for 303s, so there is some  
noncompliance out there.  Even if penetration is prettty high, a few  
bad apples will spoil the bunch, in situations where it matters (not  
that I know what those are, but I assume they exist).

Of course it would be delightful if there were perfect compliance.

Received on Sunday, 6 April 2008 18:41:54 UTC