Re: AW: URL: Background and Requirements

From: Warner ten Kate (
Date: Tue, Nov 03 1998

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Date: Tue, 03 Nov 1998 18:48:50 +0100
From: Warner ten Kate <>
To: Henning Timcke <>
Cc: www-tv <>
Subject: Re: AW: URL: Background and Requirements

Henning Timcke wrote:
> E.g in HTML there is a Meta Tag that solves the problem of accuracy of the document. <META CONTENT="no-cache">. A document that is not cached is  always requested from it's absolute URL and not from the cache, the local copy.

That solves the problem by preventing it: do not (use) cache.

In our case this is not a satisfying solution. Our content encompasses
Audio/Video material, that users really want to store locally (VCR).