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RE: Some errors in spec-05

From: Yaron Goland <yarong@microsoft.com>
Date: Mon, 29 Dec 1997 21:14:25 -0800
Message-ID: <3FF8121C9B6DD111812100805F31FC0D0E7177@red-msg-59.dns.microsoft.com>
To: "'Marc Eaddy'" <meaddy@newscorp.com>, w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
I think Jim already responded to this, but either way, thanks for pointing
this out. They will, of course, be fixed in the next release.

		Yaron

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Marc Eaddy [SMTP:meaddy@newscorp.com]
> Sent:	Thursday, December 04, 1997 12:01 PM
> To:	w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
> Subject:	Some errors in spec-05
> 
> Hi all,
> 
> 	I would like to congradulate the WebDAV working group on the much
> improved WebDAV specification.  It is cleaner and more organized than
> previous versions.  With that, there are a few errors that I noticed in
> some of the status codes where the codes conflict with existing HTTP 1.1
> status codes.
> 
> WebDAV status code		HTTP status code
> ------------------		----------------
> 207 Multi-Status			207 Partial update OK
> 418 Unprocessable Entity	418 Reauthentication Required
> 419 Insufficient Space on	419 Proxy Reauthentication Required
>   Resource
> 
> 	Also, in Section 8.2.4, one of the status codes returned is "405
> Conflict" although status code 405 is supposed to mean "Method Not
> Allowed".
> It should be changed to "409 Conflict" or "405 Method Not Allowed".
> 
> \\Marc Eaddy
Received on Tuesday, 30 December 1997 00:14:44 GMT

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