Re: [apps-discuss] JSON patch: "test" operation

Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net> Thu, 01 December 2011 21:51 UTC

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I thought that at first too, but upon reflection I don't see how they're different from other directives -- other ones can fail too. 


On 01/12/2011, at 11:37 PM, Julian Reschke wrote:

> On 2011-12-01 13:26, Carsten Bormann wrote:
>> What happens when a test fails?
>> -- Keep or rewind the changes done so far?
>> 	(or do we stipulate "test" has to come before modifiers?)
> 
> I think requiring them to come first makes a lot of sense.
> 
>> -- What is the response code you want to see?
> 
> 409 comes to mind.
> 
> Best regards, Julian
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