[sc34wg3] Fwd: [httpRange-14] Resolved

Jan Algermissen sc34wg3@isotopicmaps.org
Thu, 7 Jul 2005 11:29:39 +0200

On Jul 6, 2005, at 2:03 PM, Steve Pepper wrote:

> The whole thing seems to me to be totally at odds with
> the subject identifier approach:
> | |   a) If an "http" resource responds to a GET request with a
> | |      2xx response, then the resource identified by that URI
> | |      is an information resource;
> A subject identifier that follows the OASIS recommendations for
> published subjects *will* give a 2xx response because it will be
> an http URL that resolves to a subject indicator. That subject
> indicator will usually indicate a subject that is *not* an
> information resource.

OASIS could simply require the subject identifiers to respond with a  
304 redirecting to
the 2xx information resource.



Jan Algermissen, Consultant & Programmer                         
Tugboat Consulting, 'Applying Web technology to enterprise IT'