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Re: Reclassification of Allow as a response header [i105]

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@gbiv.com>
Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2008 22:32:10 -0800
Message-Id: <7E8AF84D-8D91-4F5D-9AE4-0FBD18B8E5D2@gbiv.com>
Cc: Brian Smith <brian@briansmith.org>, "'HTTP Working Group'" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>

On Feb 27, 2008, at 10:03 PM, Mark Nottingham wrote:
> Ah -- from Allow's definition:
>> The Allow header field MAY be provided with a PUT request to  
>> recommend the methods to be supported by the new or modified  
>> resource. The server is not required to support these methods and  
>> SHOULD include an Allow header in the response giving the actual  
>> supported methods.
> Question: is this implemented anywhere? WebDAV folks?

Not that I know of.

Received on Thursday, 28 February 2008 06:32:20 UTC

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