Re: HTTP 427 in SOAP 1.2 Primer

Kevin Johnsrude wrote:
> In the LC WD of the SOAP 1.2 Primer [1], Section 5 "Changes between SOAP 1.1
> and SOAP 1.2" it states:
> "In the SOAP 1.2 HTTP binding, the SOAPAction HTTP header defined in SOAP
> 1.1 has been removed, and a new HTTP status code 427 has been sought from
> IANA for indicating (at the discretion of the HTTP origin server) that it is
> required by the server application. The contents of the former SOAPAction
> HTTP header are now expressed as a value of an "action" attribute of the
> "application/soap+xml" media type that is signaled in the HTTP binding. "
> HTTP Status Code 427 is not present in the LC WD Soap 1.2 Part 2, however.
> [1]
> [2]
I think this is an oversight and we are no longer planning to seek a new 
status code for this. Yves, please raise a new LC issue.


Marc Hadley <>
XML Technology Centre, Sun Microsystems.

Received on Friday, 28 June 2002 06:45:28 UTC