Re: [Ietf-carddav] Comments on draft-daboo-carddav-02

Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> Mon, 16 July 2007 16:01 UTC

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Mr. Demeanour wrote:
> ...
> my own project is to implement a CalDAV server that has no DBMS
> dependency - it's a servlet that uses exclusively the filesystem for
> storing data. I have repeatedly run into details in the specs that would
> have been *much* easier to implement had a database been my underlying
> store; typically these details relate to the blurred distinction between
> data and properties.
> ...

So let's assume that the parts of a vCard resource would be exposed as 
(potentially computed) WebDAV properties -- wouldn't the need for the 
multiget report just go away? PROPFIND would be all that's needed, then...

Best regards, Julian