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From Brian Moseley <...@osafoundation.org>
Subject Re: webdav server(s)
Date Wed, 14 Dec 2005 03:45:56 GMT
Roy T. Fielding wrote:
> I think I understand now the disjoint thoughts on how the jcr-server
> should be designed.  The existing jcr-server is a webdav view of a
> JCR repository, whereas it seems Brian is looking for a general
> webdav server that happens to use JCR as its storage interface.
> The reason for the confusion is because JCR and WebDAV do not share
> the same hierarchical models -- either one can emulate the other,
> but they are not the same.

yes. i apologize for failing to articulate this clearly over the 
previous months.

> What I suggest is that we start a separate contrib project for a
> general webdav server implemented using JCR and see how much of
> the code can be shared between the two, gradually merging them
> together until we reach a point where the two are (hopefully)
> distinguishable only by configuration files.  What do you think
> of that as a plan?

i like it. i can pretty easily extract the non-caldav stuff from cosmo 
as a quick start. what do you suggest as a name for the project?

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