REST Questions

Mark Baker distobj@acm.org
Sun, 26 Aug 2001 01:11:34 -0400 (EDT)


> 
> Paul, I have no idea what we're talking about, I just don't understand what
> you're pushing back against. I love URLs. They're great for HTTP requests in
> browsers and in scripts. I'm so confused by the "debate" that's happening
> here and on other mail lists. The purpose of the last message was to tell
> you what I care about not to say that anything you want to do is wrong. Dave

Allow me to jump in with an example.

With xmlStorageSystem, you have the getMyDirectory() method that returns an
XML document.  Why doesn't that document have an URL that I can do a GET on?

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