[cosmo-dev] RFC4791 HTTP REPORT and Cosmo

Jeffrey Harris jeffrey at osafoundation.org
Tue Aug 19 15:10:00 PDT 2008


Hi Sam,

> Is there any way to use the CalDAV protocol using entirely GET and POST 
> methods? Using REPORT and PROPFIND are seriously problematic, especially 
> when considering a mobile client. In J2ME for example, the 
> HttpConnection only allows GET, POST and HEAD

Seems like that'd be pretty hard to do.  CalDAV was built on WebDAV, 
WebDAV uses PROPFIND and REPORT.  Lisa has said that had they designed 
CalDAV these days, they'd almost certainly have built it on Atom, but 
that's neither here nor there.

Sincerely,
Jeffrey


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