Cyrus CalDAV design decision

Jeroen van Meeuwen (Kolab Systems) vanmeeuwen at
Wed Sep 7 09:29:03 EDT 2011

Georg C. F. Greve wrote:
> On Wednesday 07 September 2011 09.29:48 Georg C. F. Greve wrote:
> > > 10. The /vendor/kolab/folder-type annotation should be updated now that
> > > 
> > >     SPECIALUSE has been made an RFC
> > 
> > I think that is a very good idea. This should likely be added to KEP 9,
> > which  is still in drafting stage, so easy to extend.
> I've taken a look at the RFC today. It seems to only support the /private/
> namespace. That would not work for the folder-type annotation, because the
> type needs to be visible also to other users with which this folder is
> shared.
> Or am I missing something and there is a /public/ annotation as well?

It uses SHOULD in where I could find a reference to the private rfc 5464 

It thus allows for the shared namespace to be used as well, in my 
interpretation of the word SHOULD as described in rfc 2119.

Kind regards,

Jeroen van Meeuwen

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