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RE: Additional status codes in HTTP/1.1

From: Markus Lanthaler <markus.lanthaler@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 25 Jul 2013 11:36:33 +0200
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On Thursday, July 25, 2013 11:17 AM, Willy Tarreau wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 25, 2013 at 11:05:11AM +0200, Markus Lanthaler wrote:
> > What about just changing
> >
> >    Note that this list is not exhaustive -- it does not include
> >    extension status codes defined in other specifications.
> >
> > in http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics-
> 23#section-6.1 to something like
> >
> >    Note that this list is not exhaustive -- it does not include
> >    extension status codes defined in other specifications. IANA
> >    maintains a registry of all standardized status codes at [???]
> >
> > Unfortunately, AFAIK, the URLs of those registries are not stable so
> > I'm not sure how to reference it properly.
> 
> There's already the pointer in section 8.2 which is dediated to this,
> so I think it's better to just refer to this section from 6.1 so that
> readers know that there are additional details.

I would prefer to have a direct link. I see no need for another level of
indirection IMO.. adding a sentence like "for additional details, see
section 8.2" would of course be fine.


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