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RE: JW4: error code for partial results

From: Jim Whitehead <ejw@ics.uci.edu>
Date: Thu, 24 Jun 1999 13:39:59 -0700
To: "'DASL'" <www-webdav-dasl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <NDBBIKLAGLCOPGKGADOJKEDACAAA.ejw@ics.uci.edu>


> I suppose the issue here is the precious nature of 3 digit
> error codes -- they aren't making any more of them.
> If people think that "partial results" is sufficiently general
> (and I suspect it probably is), it would be fine with me to add it
> to the 3 digit error codes. Would getting a new error code delay
> approval of the DASL spec?

The IETF has complete change control over the HTTP status code space, and
hence an IETF Proposed Standard specification can add new status codes.

- Jim
Received on Thursday, 24 June 1999 16:43:24 GMT

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