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Re: How does PUT work?

From: Tomi Tuominen <Tomi.Tuominen@DataFellows.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Jun 1999 05:19:10 -0400 (EDT)
Message-ID: <3771F887.5CC0AC69@DataFellows.com>
To: Ashish Deshpande <ashish_deshpande@trishul.icil.co.in>
CC: www-talk@w3.org

Hello!

Ashish Deshpande wrote:
> I'm writing an HTTP client under solaris 2.6. I'm using apache 1.3 as HTTP
> server.
> Can anyone tell me how to issue a PUT command?
> I tried sending "PUT /filename\r\n". The server responded with "405 method
> not supported for this
> URL". Is it because of the settings of the server or anything else needs
> to be passed with PUT?
> I have added PUT in "Limit" field  for the document root directory as well
> as for this particular URL.
> 
> Could someone please help?

I am not sure but at least earlier versions of Apache 
did not support PUT/DELETE methods by default.
Anyhow there is apache module for that. (Sorry but I
can not remeber the name of the module by heart. Try
http://www.apache.org)

Cheers,

  .: T :.

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Received on Thursday, 24 June 1999 06:35:03 GMT

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