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Re: Locking UI comments

From: Brian W. Fitzpatrick <fitz_at_collab.net>
Date: 2004-10-13 22:30:59 CEST

On Wed, 2004-10-13 at 14:13, Justin Erenkrantz wrote:
> --On Wednesday, October 13, 2004 1:22 PM -0400 Mark Benedetto King
> <mbk@lowlatency.com> wrote:
>
> > I think it should be atomic, in the following way:
> >
> > Client -> Server
> >
> > LOCK /foo.c @ r1234
> >
> > Server -> Client
>
> FWIW, that won't mesh at all with WebDAV's LOCK model. In WebDAV, you just
> lock the entire resource not a specific version. So, at the very least, if we
> tried to lock a resource/version pair, we'd likely lock out most WebDAV
> clients from participating. And, that'd be real bad, IMHO. -- justin

I don't understand the utility of locking a path at a specific
revision--you can't edit the contents of a revision.

Am I missing something?

-Fitz

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