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17<rfc ipr="trust200902" docName="draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-06" category="info">
18        <front>
19  <title abbrev="HTTP Method Registrations">Initial Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
20  Method Registrations</title>
21
22  <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke">
23    <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
24    <address>
25      <postal>
26        <street>Hafenweg 16</street>
27        <city>Muenster</city><region>NW</region><code>48155</code>
28        <country>Germany</country>
29      </postal>
30      <email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email>       
31      <uri>http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/</uri>     
32    </address>
33  </author>
34
35  <date month="July" year="2011" day="8"/>
36  <workgroup>HTTPbis Working Group</workgroup>
37 
38  <abstract>
39  <t>
40    This document registers those Hypertext Transfer
41    Protocol (HTTP) methods which have been defined in standards-track RFCs
42    before the IANA HTTP Method Registry was established.
43  </t>
44  </abstract>
45 
46  <note title="Editorial Note (To be removed by RFC Editor)">
47    <t>
48      Discussion of this draft should take place on the HTTPBIS working group
49      mailing list (ietf-http-wg@w3.org), which is archived at
50      <eref target="http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/ietf-http-wg/"/>.
51    </t>
52    <t>
53      The current issues list is at
54      <eref target="http://trac.tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/query?component=method-registrations"/> and related
55      documents (including fancy diffs) can be found at
56      <eref target="http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/"/>.
57    </t>
58    <t>
59      The changes in this draft are summarized in <xref target="changes.since.05"/>.
60    </t>
61  </note>
62
63  </front>
64
65  <middle>
66
67<section title="Introduction" anchor="introduction">
68  <t>
69    This document registers those Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) methods
70    which have been defined in standards-track RFCs before the IANA HTTP Method
71    Registry was established.
72  </t>
73</section> 
74 
75<section title="Security Considerations" anchor="security.considerations">
76  <t>
77    There are no security considerations related to the registration itself.
78  </t>
79</section> 
80
81<section title="IANA Considerations" anchor="iana.considerations">
82<t>
83  <xref target="updated.registry.contents"/> provides initial registrations
84  of HTTP method names for the IANA HTTP Method registry
85  at <eref target="http://www.iana.org/assignments/http-methods"/>
86  (see Section 2.2 of <xref target="draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics"/>).
87</t>
88</section> 
89  </middle>
90  <back>
91 
92<references title="Normative References">
93
94
95<reference anchor="draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics">
96  <front>
97    <title abbrev="HTTP/1.1">HTTP/1.1, part 2: Message Semantics</title>
98    <author initials="R." surname="Fielding" fullname="Roy T. Fielding" role="editor">
99      <organization abbrev="Day Software">Day Software</organization>
100      <address><email>fielding@gbiv.com</email></address>
101    </author>
102    <author initials="J." surname="Gettys" fullname="Jim Gettys">
103      <organization>One Laptop per Child</organization>
104      <address><email>jg@laptop.org</email></address>
105    </author>
106    <author initials="J." surname="Mogul" fullname="Jeffrey C. Mogul">
107      <organization abbrev="HP">Hewlett-Packard Company</organization>
108      <address><email>JeffMogul@acm.org</email></address>
109    </author>
110    <author initials="H." surname="Frystyk" fullname="Henrik Frystyk Nielsen">
111      <organization abbrev="Microsoft">Microsoft Corporation</organization>
112      <address><email>henrikn@microsoft.com</email></address>
113    </author>
114    <author initials="L." surname="Masinter" fullname="Larry Masinter">
115      <organization abbrev="Adobe Systems">Adobe Systems, Incorporated</organization>
116      <address><email>LMM@acm.org</email></address>
117    </author>
118    <author initials="P." surname="Leach" fullname="Paul J. Leach">
119      <organization abbrev="Microsoft">Microsoft Corporation</organization>
120      <address><email>paulle@microsoft.com</email></address>
121    </author>
122    <author initials="T." surname="Berners-Lee" fullname="Tim Berners-Lee">
123      <organization abbrev="W3C/MIT">World Wide Web Consortium</organization>
124      <address><email>timbl@w3.org</email></address>
125    </author>
126    <author initials="Y." surname="Lafon" fullname="Yves Lafon" role="editor">
127      <organization abbrev="W3C">World Wide Web Consortium</organization>
128      <address><email>ylafon@w3.org</email></address>
129    </author>
130    <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke" role="editor">
131      <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
132      <address><email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email></address>
133    </author>
134    <date month="April" year="2011"/>
135  </front>
136  <seriesInfo name="Internet-Draft" value="draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics-14"/>
137 
138</reference>
139
140<reference anchor="RFC2068">
141  <front>
142    <title abbrev="HTTP/1.1">Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1</title>
143    <author initials="R." surname="Fielding" fullname="Roy T. Fielding">
144      <organization>University of California, Irvine, Department of Information and Computer Science</organization>
145      <address><email>fielding@ics.uci.edu</email></address>
146    </author>
147    <author initials="J." surname="Gettys" fullname="Jim Gettys">
148      <organization>MIT Laboratory for Computer Science</organization>
149      <address><email>jg@w3.org</email></address>
150    </author>
151    <author initials="J." surname="Mogul" fullname="Jeffrey C. Mogul">
152      <organization>Digital Equipment Corporation, Western Research Laboratory</organization>
153      <address><email>mogul@wrl.dec.com</email></address>
154    </author>
155    <author initials="H." surname="Nielsen" fullname="Henrik Frystyk Nielsen">
156      <organization>MIT Laboratory for Computer Science</organization>
157      <address><email>frystyk@w3.org</email></address>
158    </author>
159    <author initials="T." surname="Berners-Lee" fullname="Tim Berners-Lee">
160      <organization>MIT Laboratory for Computer Science</organization>
161      <address><email>timbl@w3.org</email></address>
162    </author>
163    <date month="January" year="1997"/>
164  </front>
165  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="2068"/>
166</reference>
167
168<reference anchor="RFC3253">
169  <front>
170    <title>Versioning Extensions to WebDAV (Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning)</title>
171    <author initials="G." surname="Clemm" fullname="G. Clemm">
172      <organization>Rational Software</organization>
173      <address><email>geoffrey.clemm@rational.com</email></address>
174    </author>
175    <author initials="J." surname="Amsden" fullname="J. Amsden">
176      <organization>IBM</organization>
177      <address><email>jamsden@us.ibm.com</email></address>
178    </author>
179    <author initials="T." surname="Ellison" fullname="T. Ellison">
180      <organization>IBM</organization>
181      <address><email>tim_ellison@uk.ibm.com</email></address>
182    </author>
183    <author initials="C." surname="Kaler" fullname="C. Kaler">
184      <organization>Microsoft</organization>
185      <address><email>ckaler@microsoft.com</email></address>
186    </author>
187    <author initials="J." surname="Whitehead" fullname="J. Whitehead">
188      <organization>UC Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
189      <address><email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email></address>
190    </author>
191    <date month="March" year="2002"/>
192    </front>
193  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="3253"/>
194</reference>
195
196<reference anchor="RFC3648">
197  <front>
198    <title abbrev="WebDAV Ordered Collections Protocol">Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) Ordered Collections Protocol</title>
199    <author initials="J." surname="Whitehead" fullname="Jim Whitehead">
200      <organization abbrev="U.C. Santa Cruz">UC Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
201      <address><email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email></address>
202    </author>
203    <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke" role="editor">
204      <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
205      <address><email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email></address>
206    </author>
207    <date year="2003" month="December"/>
208  </front>
209  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="3648"/>
210</reference>
211
212<reference anchor="RFC3744">
213  <front>
214    <title abbrev="WebDAV Access Control Protocol">Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) Access Control Protocol</title>
215    <author initials="G." surname="Clemm" fullname="Geoffrey Clemm">
216      <organization>IBM</organization>
217      <address><email>geoffrey.clemm@us.ibm.com</email></address>
218    </author>
219    <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke">
220      <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
221      <address><email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email></address>
222    </author>
223    <author initials="E." surname="Sedlar" fullname="Eric Sedlar">
224      <organization>Oracle Corporation</organization>
225      <address><email>eric.sedlar@oracle.com</email></address>
226    </author>
227    <author initials="J." surname="Whitehead" fullname="Jim Whitehead">
228      <organization abbrev="U.C. Santa Cruz">U.C. Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
229      <address><email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email></address>
230    </author>
231    <date month="May" year="2004"/>
232  </front>
233  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="3744"/>
234</reference>
235
236<reference anchor="RFC4437">
237  <front>
238    <title abbrev="WebDAV Redirect Reference Resources">Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) Redirect Reference Resources</title>
239    <author initials="J." surname="Whitehead" fullname="Jim Whitehead">
240      <organization abbrev="U.C. Santa Cruz">UC Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
241      <address>
242        <email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email>
243      </address>
244    </author>
245    <author initials="G." surname="Clemm" fullname="Geoff Clemm">
246      <organization>IBM</organization>
247      <address>
248        <email>geoffrey.clemm@us.ibm.com</email>
249      </address>
250    </author>
251    <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke" role="editor">
252      <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
253      <address>
254       <email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email>
255      </address>
256    </author>
257    <date month="March" year="2006"/>
258  </front>
259  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="4437"/>
260</reference> 
261
262<reference anchor="RFC4791">
263  <front>
264    <title abbrev="CalDAV">Calendaring Extensions to WebDAV (CalDAV)</title>
265    <author initials="C." surname="Daboo" fullname="Cyrus Daboo">
266      <organization abbrev="Apple">Apple Inc.</organization>
267      <address>
268        <email>cyrus@daboo.name</email>
269      </address>
270    </author>
271    <author initials="B." surname="Desruisseaux" fullname="Bernard Desruisseaux">
272      <organization abbrev="Oracle">Oracle Corporation</organization>
273      <address>
274        <email>bernard.desruisseaux@oracle.com</email>
275      </address>
276    </author>
277    <author initials="L.M." surname="Dusseault" fullname="Lisa Dusseault">
278      <organization abbrev="CommerceNet">CommerceNet</organization>
279      <address>
280        <email>ldusseault@commerce.net</email>
281      </address>
282    </author>
283    <date month="March" year="2007"/>
284  </front>
285  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="4791"/>
286</reference>
287
288<reference anchor="RFC4918">
289  <front>
290    <title>HTTP Extensions for Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV)</title>
291    <author initials="L." surname="Dusseault" fullname="Lisa Dusseault" role="editor">
292      <organization>CommerceNet</organization>
293      <address>
294        <postal>
295          <street>2064 Edgewood Dr.</street>
296          <city>Palo Alto</city> <region>CA</region> <code>94303</code>
297          <country>US</country>
298        </postal>
299        <email>ldusseault@commerce.net</email>
300      </address>
301    </author>
302    <date month="June" year="2007"/>
303  </front>
304  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="4918"/>
305</reference>
306
307<reference anchor="RFC5323">
308  <front>
309    <title abbrev="WebDAV SEARCH">Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) SEARCH</title>
310    <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke" role="editor">
311        <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
312                <address>
313                        <email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email>     
314                </address>
315        </author>
316        <author initials="S." surname="Reddy" fullname="Surendra Reddy">
317                <organization abbrev="Mitrix">Mitrix, Inc.</organization>
318                <address>
319        <email>Surendra.Reddy@mitrix.com</email>
320          </address>
321    </author>
322    <author initials="J." surname="Davis" fullname="Jim Davis">
323                <address>
324        <email>jrd3@alum.mit.edu</email>
325      </address>
326    </author>
327        <author initials="A." surname="Babich" fullname="Alan Babich">
328                <organization abbrev="IBM">IBM Corporation</organization>
329      <address>
330        <email>ababich@us.ibm.com</email>
331      </address>
332    </author>   
333    <date month="November" year="2008"/>
334  </front>
335  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="5323"/>
336</reference>
337
338<reference anchor="RFC5842">
339  <front>
340    <title abbrev="Binding Extensions to WebDAV">Binding Extensions to Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV)</title>
341    <author initials="G." surname="Clemm" fullname="Geoffrey Clemm">
342      <organization>IBM</organization>
343      <address>
344        <email>geoffrey.clemm@us.ibm.com</email>
345      </address>
346    </author>
347    <author initials="J." surname="Crawford" fullname="Jason Crawford">
348      <organization>IBM Research</organization>
349      <address>
350        <email>ccjason@us.ibm.com</email>
351      </address>
352    </author>
353        <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke" role="editor">
354                <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
355      <address>
356                  <email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email>   
357                </address>
358        </author>
359    <author initials="J." surname="Whitehead" fullname="Jim Whitehead">
360      <organization abbrev="U.C. Santa Cruz">UC Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
361      <address>
362        <email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email>
363      </address>
364    </author>
365    <date month="April" year="2010"/>
366  </front>
367  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="5842"/>
368</reference>
369
370<reference anchor="RFC5789">
371  <front>
372    <title abbrev="HTTP PATCH">PATCH Method for HTTP</title>
373    <author initials="L.M." surname="Dusseault" fullname="Lisa Dusseault">
374      <organization abbrev="Linden Lab">Linden Lab</organization>
375      <address>
376        <email>lisa.dusseault@gmail.com</email>
377      </address>
378    </author>
379    <author initials="J.M." surname="Snell" fullname="James M. Snell">
380      <address>
381        <email>jasnell@gmail.com</email>
382      </address>
383    </author>
384    <date month="March" year="2010"/>
385  </front>
386  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="5789"/>
387</reference>
388
389</references>
390 
391<!--<references title="Informative References">
392</references>-->
393
394<section title="Initial Registry Contents" anchor="updated.registry.contents">
395<texttable align="left">
396
397<ttcol>Method Name</ttcol>
398<ttcol>Safe</ttcol>
399<ttcol>Reference</ttcol>
400
401<c>ACL</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3744"/>, Section 8.1</c>
402
403<c>BASELINE-CONTROL</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253"/>, Section 12.6</c>
404<c>BIND</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC5842"/>, Section 4</c>
405
406<c>CHECKIN</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253"/>, Section 4.4 and <xref target="RFC3253"/>, Section 9.4</c>
407<c>CHECKOUT</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253"/>, Section 4.3 and <xref target="RFC3253"/>, Section 8.8</c>
408<c>COPY</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4918"/>, Section 9.8</c>
409
410<c>LABEL</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253"/>, Section 8.2</c>
411<c>LINK</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC2068"/>, Section 19.6.1.2</c>
412<c>LOCK</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4918"/>, Section 9.10</c>
413
414<c>MERGE</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253"/>, Section 11.2</c>
415<c>MKACTIVITY</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253"/>, Section 13.5</c>
416<c>MKCALENDAR</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4791"/>, Section 5.3.1</c>
417<c>MKCOL</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4918"/>, Section 9.3</c>
418<c>MKREDIRECTREF</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4437"/>, Section 6</c>
419<c>MKWORKSPACE</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253"/>, Section 6.3</c>
420<c>MOVE</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4918"/>, Section 9.9</c>
421
422<c>ORDERPATCH</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3648"/>, Section 7</c>
423
424<c>PATCH</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC5789"/>, Section 2</c>
425<c>PROPFIND</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC4918"/>, Section 9.1</c>
426<c>PROPPATCH</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4918"/>, Section 9.2</c>
427
428<c>REBIND</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC5842"/>, Section 6</c>
429<c>REPORT</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3253"/>, Section 3.6</c>
430
431<c>SEARCH</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC5323"/>, Section 2</c>
432
433<c>UNBIND</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC5842"/>, Section 5</c>
434<c>UNCHECKOUT</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253"/>, Section 4.5</c>
435<c>UNLINK</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC2068"/>, Section 19.6.1.3</c>
436<c>UNLOCK</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4918"/>, Section 9.11</c>
437<c>UPDATE</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253"/>, Section 7.1</c>
438<c>UPDATEREDIRECTREF</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4437"/>, Section 7</c>
439
440<c>VERSION-CONTROL</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253"/>, Section 3.5</c>
441
442</texttable>
443</section>
444
445<section title="Change Log (to be removed by RFC Editor before publication)" anchor="change.log">
446
447<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-00">
448<t>
449  Added SEARCH method (RFC 5323).
450</t>
451</section>
452
453<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-01">
454<t>
455  Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
456</t>
457</section>
458
459<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-02">
460<t>
461  Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
462  PATCH is now defined in draft-dusseault-http-patch.
463  BIND, UNBIND and REBIND are defined in draft-ietf-webdav-bind.
464  Drop the "updates draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics" clause.
465</t>
466</section>
467
468<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-03">
469<t>
470  draft-dusseault-http-patch was published as RFC 5789. draft-ietf-webdav-bind was published as RFC 5842.
471  Fix typo in MKACTIVITY entry.
472  Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
473  Fix change log section titles.
474</t>
475</section>
476
477<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-04" anchor="changes.since.04">
478<t>
479  Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
480</t>
481</section>
482
483<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-05" anchor="changes.since.05">
484<t>
485  Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
486</t>
487</section>
488
489</section>
490
491
492  </back>
493
494</rfc>
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