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Re: #545 requirement on implementing methods according to their semantics

From: Amos Jeffries <squid3@treenet.co.nz>
Date: Fri, 03 Jan 2014 23:31:13 +1300
Message-ID: <52C69171.7010900@treenet.co.nz>
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 3/01/2014 10:38 p.m., Julian Reschke wrote:
> <http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics-25.html#rfc.section.4.1>:
> 
> 
> "All general-purpose servers MUST support the methods GET and HEAD. All
> other methods are OPTIONAL; when implemented, a server MUST implement
> the above methods according to the semantics defined for them in Section
> 4.3."
> 
> This ignores methods not defined in Part 2. How about:
> 
> "All general-purpose servers MUST support the methods GET and HEAD. All
> other methods are OPTIONAL; when implemented, a server MUST implement
> the above methods according to the semantics defined in their relevant
> specifications (as listed in the HTTP Method Registry maintained by
> IANA, described in Section 8.1.)".
> 
> Best regards, Julian
> 

+1.

Amos
Received on Friday, 3 January 2014 10:31:46 UTC

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