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Re: DELETE and 410 Gone

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Thu, 25 Aug 2011 14:56:27 +0200
Message-ID: <4E56467B.80600@gmx.de>
To: J Ross Nicoll <jrn@jrn.me.uk>
CC: Karl Dubost <karld@opera.com>, httpbis Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2011-08-25 14:54, J Ross Nicoll wrote:
> 404 implies that the address was never valid, whereas 410 indicates that
> it was previously valid, but is no longer. This is useful, for example, to
> make it clear that the address was not mis-entered, but that it's
> deliberately been removed.


Can you back those claims with citations from the spec?

Best regards, Julian
Received on Thursday, 25 August 2011 12:56:55 GMT

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