draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-03.txt   draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-04.txt 
HTTPbis Working Group J. Reschke HTTPbis Working Group J. Reschke
Internet-Draft greenbytes Internet-Draft greenbytes
Intended status: Informational March 8, 2010 Intended status: Informational July 12, 2010
Expires: September 9, 2010 Expires: January 13, 2011
Initial Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) Method Registrations Initial Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) Method Registrations
draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-03 draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-04
Abstract Abstract
This document registers those Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) This document registers those Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
methods which have been defined in standards-track RFCs before the methods which have been defined in standards-track RFCs before the
IANA HTTP Method Registry was established. IANA HTTP Method Registry was established.
Status of this Memo Status of This Memo
This Internet-Draft is submitted to IETF in full conformance with the This Internet-Draft is submitted in full conformance with the
provisions of BCP 78 and BCP 79. provisions of BCP 78 and BCP 79.
Internet-Drafts are working documents of the Internet Engineering Internet-Drafts are working documents of the Internet Engineering
Task Force (IETF), its areas, and its working groups. Note that Task Force (IETF). Note that other groups may also distribute
other groups may also distribute working documents as Internet- working documents as Internet-Drafts. The list of current Internet-
Drafts. Drafts is at http://datatracker.ietf.org/drafts/current/.
Internet-Drafts are draft documents valid for a maximum of six months Internet-Drafts are draft documents valid for a maximum of six months
and may be updated, replaced, or obsoleted by other documents at any and may be updated, replaced, or obsoleted by other documents at any
time. It is inappropriate to use Internet-Drafts as reference time. It is inappropriate to use Internet-Drafts as reference
material or to cite them other than as "work in progress." material or to cite them other than as "work in progress."
The list of current Internet-Drafts can be accessed at This Internet-Draft will expire on January 13, 2011.
http://www.ietf.org/ietf/1id-abstracts.txt.
The list of Internet-Draft Shadow Directories can be accessed at
http://www.ietf.org/shadow.html.
This Internet-Draft will expire on September 9, 2010.
Copyright Notice Copyright Notice
Copyright (c) 2010 IETF Trust and the persons identified as the Copyright (c) 2010 IETF Trust and the persons identified as the
document authors. All rights reserved. document authors. All rights reserved.
This document is subject to BCP 78 and the IETF Trust's Legal This document is subject to BCP 78 and the IETF Trust's Legal
Provisions Relating to IETF Documents Provisions Relating to IETF Documents
(http://trustee.ietf.org/license-info) in effect on the date of (http://trustee.ietf.org/license-info) in effect on the date of
publication of this document. Please review these documents publication of this document. Please review these documents
carefully, as they describe your rights and restrictions with respect carefully, as they describe your rights and restrictions with respect
to this document. Code Components extracted from this document must to this document. Code Components extracted from this document must
include Simplified BSD License text as described in Section 4.e of include Simplified BSD License text as described in Section 4.e of
the Trust Legal Provisions and are provided without warranty as the Trust Legal Provisions and are provided without warranty as
described in the BSD License. described in the Simplified BSD License.
Table of Contents Table of Contents
1. Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 1. Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
2. Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 2. Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
3. IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 3. IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
4. Normative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 4. Normative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
Appendix A. Initial Registry Contents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Appendix A. Initial Registry Contents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Appendix B. Change Log (to be removed by RFC Editor before Appendix B. Change Log (to be removed by RFC Editor before
publication) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 publication) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
B.1. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-p1-method-registrations-00 . . . . 5 B.1. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-00 . . . . . 5
B.2. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-p1-method-registrations-01 . . . . 6 B.2. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-01 . . . . . 6
B.3. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-p1-method-registrations-02 . . . . 6 B.3. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-02 . . . . . 6
Author's Address . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 B.4. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-03 . . . . . 6
1. Introduction 1. Introduction
This document registers those Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) This document registers those Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
methods which have been defined in standards-track RFCs before the methods which have been defined in standards-track RFCs before the
IANA HTTP Method Registry was established. IANA HTTP Method Registry was established.
2. Security Considerations 2. Security Considerations
There are no security considerations related to the registration There are no security considerations related to the registration
skipping to change at page 3, line 25 skipping to change at page 3, line 25
3. IANA Considerations 3. IANA Considerations
Appendix A provides initial registrations of HTTP method names for Appendix A provides initial registrations of HTTP method names for
the IANA HTTP Method registry at the IANA HTTP Method registry at
<http://www.iana.org/assignments/http-methods> (see Section 2.1 of <http://www.iana.org/assignments/http-methods> (see Section 2.1 of
[draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics]). [draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics]).
4. Normative References 4. Normative References
[RFC2068] Fielding, R., Gettys, J., Mogul, J., Nielsen, H., and T. [RFC2068] Fielding, R., Gettys, J., Mogul,
Berners-Lee, "Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1", J., Nielsen, H., and T. Berners-
RFC 2068, January 1997. Lee, "Hypertext Transfer Protocol
-- HTTP/1.1", RFC 2068,
[RFC3253] Clemm, G., Amsden, J., Ellison, T., Kaler, C., and J. January 1997.
Whitehead, "Versioning Extensions to WebDAV (Web
Distributed Authoring and Versioning)", RFC 3253,
March 2002.
[RFC3648] Whitehead, J. and J. Reschke, Ed., "Web Distributed
Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) Ordered Collections
Protocol", RFC 3648, December 2003.
[RFC3744] Clemm, G., Reschke, J., Sedlar, E., and J. Whitehead, "Web [RFC3253] Clemm, G., Amsden, J., Ellison,
Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) Access T., Kaler, C., and J. Whitehead,
Control Protocol", RFC 3744, May 2004. "Versioning Extensions to WebDAV
(Web Distributed Authoring and
Versioning)", RFC 3253,
March 2002.
[RFC4437] Whitehead, J., Clemm, G., and J. Reschke, Ed., "Web [RFC3648] Whitehead, J. and J. Reschke, Ed.,
Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) "Web Distributed Authoring and
Redirect Reference Resources", RFC 4437, March 2006. Versioning (WebDAV) Ordered
Collections Protocol", RFC 3648,
December 2003.
[RFC4791] Daboo, C., Desruisseaux, B., and L. Dusseault, [RFC3744] Clemm, G., Reschke, J., Sedlar,
"Calendaring Extensions to WebDAV (CalDAV)", RFC 4791, E., and J. Whitehead, "Web
March 2007. Distributed Authoring and
Versioning (WebDAV) Access Control
Protocol", RFC 3744, May 2004.
[RFC4918] Dusseault, L., Ed., "HTTP Extensions for Web Distributed [RFC4437] Whitehead, J., Clemm, G., and J.
Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV)", RFC 4918, June 2007. Reschke, Ed., "Web Distributed
Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV)
Redirect Reference Resources",
RFC 4437, March 2006.
[RFC5323] Reschke, J., Ed., Reddy, S., Davis, J., and A. Babich, [RFC4791] Daboo, C., Desruisseaux, B., and
"Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) L. Dusseault, "Calendaring
SEARCH", RFC 5323, November 2008. Extensions to WebDAV (CalDAV)",
RFC 4791, March 2007.
[draft-dusseault-http-patch] [RFC4918] Dusseault, L., Ed., "HTTP
Dusseault, L. and J. Snell, "PATCH Method for HTTP", Extensions for Web Distributed
draft-dusseault-http-patch-16 (work in progress), Authoring and Versioning
November 2009. (WebDAV)", RFC 4918, June 2007.
In RFC Editor Queue, see <http://www.rfc-editor.org/ [RFC5323] Reschke, J., Ed., Reddy, S.,
queue2.html#draft-dusseault-http-patch>. Davis, J., and A. Babich, "Web
Distributed Authoring and
Versioning (WebDAV) SEARCH",
RFC 5323, November 2008.
[draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics] [RFC5789] Dusseault, L. and J. Snell, "PATCH
Fielding, R., Ed., Gettys, J., Mogul, J., Frystyk, H., Method for HTTP", RFC 5789,
Masinter, L., Leach, P., Berners-Lee, T., Lafon, Y., Ed., March 2010.
and J. Reschke, Ed., "HTTP/1.1, part 2: Message
Semantics", draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics-09 (work in
progress), March 2010.
[draft-ietf-webdav-bind] [RFC5842] Clemm, G., Crawford, J., Reschke,
Clemm, G., Crawford, J., Reschke, J., Ed., and J. J., Ed., and J. Whitehead,
Whitehead, "Binding Extensions to Web Distributed "Binding Extensions to Web
Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV)", Distributed Authoring and
draft-ietf-webdav-bind-27 (work in progress), Versioning (WebDAV)", RFC 5842,
December 2009. April 2010.
In RFC Editor Queue, see <http://www.rfc-editor.org/ [draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics] Fielding, R., Ed., Gettys, J.,
queue2.html#draft-ietf-webdav-bind>. Mogul, J., Frystyk, H., Masinter,
L., Leach, P., Berners-Lee, T.,
Lafon, Y., Ed., and J. Reschke,
Ed., "HTTP/1.1, part 2: Message
Semantics",
draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics-10
(work in progress), July 2010.
Appendix A. Initial Registry Contents Appendix A. Initial Registry Contents
+-------------------+------+----------------------------------------+ +-------------------+------+----------------------------------------+
| Method Name | Safe | Reference | | Method Name | Safe | Reference |
+-------------------+------+----------------------------------------+ +-------------------+------+----------------------------------------+
| ACL | no | [RFC3744], Section 8.1 | | ACL | no | [RFC3744], Section 8.1 |
| BASELINE-CONTROL | no | [RFC3253], Section 12.6 | | BASELINE-CONTROL | no | [RFC3253], Section 12.6 |
| BIND | no | [draft-ietf-webdav-bind], Section 4 | | BIND | no | [RFC5842], Section 4 |
| CHECKIN | no | [RFC3253], Section 4.4 and [RFC3253], | | CHECKIN | no | [RFC3253], Section 4.4 and [RFC3253], |
| | | Section 9.4 | | | | Section 9.4 |
| CHECKOUT | no | [RFC3253], Section 4.3 and [RFC3253], | | CHECKOUT | no | [RFC3253], Section 4.3 and [RFC3253], |
| | | Section 8.8 | | | | Section 8.8 |
| COPY | no | [RFC4918], Section 9.8 | | COPY | no | [RFC4918], Section 9.8 |
| LABEL | no | [RFC3253], Section 8.2 | | LABEL | no | [RFC3253], Section 8.2 |
| LINK | no | [RFC2068], Section 19.6.1.2 | | LINK | no | [RFC2068], Section 19.6.1.2 |
| LOCK | no | [RFC4918], Section 9.10 | | LOCK | no | [RFC4918], Section 9.10 |
| MERGE | no | [RFC3253], Section 11.2 | | MERGE | no | [RFC3253], Section 11.2 |
| MKAKTIVITY | no | [RFC3253], Section 13.5 | | MKACTIVITY | no | [RFC3253], Section 13.5 |
| MKCALENDAR | no | [RFC4791], Section 5.3.1 | | MKCALENDAR | no | [RFC4791], Section 5.3.1 |
| MKCOL | no | [RFC4918], Section 9.3 | | MKCOL | no | [RFC4918], Section 9.3 |
| MKREDIRECTREF | no | [RFC4437], Section 6 | | MKREDIRECTREF | no | [RFC4437], Section 6 |
| MKWORKSPACE | no | [RFC3253], Section 6.3 | | MKWORKSPACE | no | [RFC3253], Section 6.3 |
| MOVE | no | [RFC4918], Section 9.9 | | MOVE | no | [RFC4918], Section 9.9 |
| ORDERPATCH | no | [RFC3648], Section 7 | | ORDERPATCH | no | [RFC3648], Section 7 |
| PATCH | no | [draft-dusseault-http-patch], Section | | PATCH | no | [RFC5789], Section 2 |
| | | 2 |
| PROPFIND | yes | [RFC4918], Section 9.1 | | PROPFIND | yes | [RFC4918], Section 9.1 |
| PROPPATCH | no | [RFC4918], Section 9.2 | | PROPPATCH | no | [RFC4918], Section 9.2 |
| REBIND | no | [draft-ietf-webdav-bind], Section 6 | | REBIND | no | [RFC5842], Section 6 |
| REPORT | yes | [RFC3253], Section 3.6 | | REPORT | yes | [RFC3253], Section 3.6 |
| SEARCH | yes | [RFC5323], Section 2 | | SEARCH | yes | [RFC5323], Section 2 |
| UNBIND | no | [draft-ietf-webdav-bind], Section 5 | | UNBIND | no | [RFC5842], Section 5 |
| UNCHECKOUT | no | [RFC3253], Section 4.5 | | UNCHECKOUT | no | [RFC3253], Section 4.5 |
| UNLINK | no | [RFC2068], Section 19.6.1.3 | | UNLINK | no | [RFC2068], Section 19.6.1.3 |
| UNLOCK | no | [RFC4918], Section 9.11 | | UNLOCK | no | [RFC4918], Section 9.11 |
| UPDATE | no | [RFC3253], Section 7.1 | | UPDATE | no | [RFC3253], Section 7.1 |
| UPDATEREDIRECTREF | no | [RFC4437], Section 7 | | UPDATEREDIRECTREF | no | [RFC4437], Section 7 |
| VERSION-CONTROL | no | [RFC3253], Section 3.5 | | VERSION-CONTROL | no | [RFC3253], Section 3.5 |
+-------------------+------+----------------------------------------+ +-------------------+------+----------------------------------------+
Appendix B. Change Log (to be removed by RFC Editor before publication) Appendix B. Change Log (to be removed by RFC Editor before publication)
B.1. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-p1-method-registrations-00 B.1. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-00
Added SEARCH method (RFC 5323). Added SEARCH method (RFC 5323).
B.2. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-p1-method-registrations-01 B.2. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-01
Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference. Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
B.3. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-p1-method-registrations-02 B.3. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-02
Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference. PATCH is now Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference. PATCH is now
defined in draft-dusseault-http-patch. BIND, UNBIND and REBIND are defined in draft-dusseault-http-patch. BIND, UNBIND and REBIND are
defined in draft-ietf-webdav-bind. Drop the "updates defined in draft-ietf-webdav-bind. Drop the "updates
draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics" clause. draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics" clause.
B.4. Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-03
draft-dusseault-http-patch was published as RFC 5789.
draft-ietf-webdav-bind was published as RFC 5842. Fix typo in
MKACTIVITY entry. Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
Fix change log section titles.
Author's Address Author's Address
Julian F. Reschke Julian F. Reschke
greenbytes GmbH greenbytes GmbH
Hafenweg 16 Hafenweg 16
Muenster, NW 48155 Muenster, NW 48155
Germany Germany
Email: julian.reschke@greenbytes.de EMail: julian.reschke@greenbytes.de
URI: http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/ URI: http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/
 End of changes. 29 change blocks. 
76 lines changed or deleted 86 lines changed or added

This html diff was produced by rfcdiff 1.38. The latest version is available from http://tools.ietf.org/tools/rfcdiff/