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Re: Indicating a resource does not exist

From: Joe Gregorio <joe@bitworking.org>
Date: Thu, 20 Jan 2011 09:08:05 -0500
Message-ID: <AANLkTi=6L7YZP=qjyUXoBYyO-Cgwkkfe1ytNLGjYxH7-@mail.gmail.com>
To: nathan@webr3.org
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
What's wrong with 404 Not Found?

  -joe

On Thu, Jan 20, 2011 at 7:51 AM, Nathan <nathan@webr3.org> wrote:
> Hi Again,
>
> I've analysed all the HTTP status codes in combination with different
> methods and response headers, and I can't find a way for a server to
> indicate that a resource /does not/ exist.
>
> Can anybody suggest a way of indicating this? or is there scope for a 4xx No
> Such Resource status (or similar)?
>
> Cheers,
>
> Nathan
>
>



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Joe Gregorio        http://bitworking.org
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