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New WebDAV Methods for Distributed Authoring - APPEND and PATCH

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Authors Suma Potluri , Jim Whitehead
Last updated 2006-07-18
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This document defines two new WebDAV methods - APPEND and PATCH - for distributed authoring. The methods defined in this specification will enable the DAV clients to transfer only the partial contents of a file when necessary instead of uploading the entire file via the PUT method.


Suma Potluri
Jim Whitehead

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