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   Re: [xml-dev] REST has too many verbs

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On Mon, 2002-02-11 at 16:51, Mark Baker wrote:
> getFile(), getName(), getArticle(), getStockQuote() were what we had
> *before* the Web.  I can't see any reason to go back after seeing
> what can be achieved with GET.

If reducing the number of function names in favor of fewer function
names with more flexible arguments seems like progress to you, I suppose
that's an improvement.

Exchanging information outside of a function framework seems to me like
a more likely field for continuing improvement.
Simon St.Laurent
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Errors, errors, all fall down!


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