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[1522]26<x:feedback template="mailto:ietf-http-wg@w3.org?subject={docname},%20%22{section}%22&amp;body=&lt;{ref}&gt;:"/>
[282]27        <front>
28  <title abbrev="HTTP Method Registrations">Initial Hypertext&#160;Transfer&#160;Protocol&#160;(HTTP)
29  Method&#160;Registrations</title>
30
31  <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke">
32    <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
33    <address>
34      <postal>
35        <street>Hafenweg 16</street>
36        <city>Muenster</city><region>NW</region><code>48155</code>
37        <country>Germany</country>
38      </postal>
39      <email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email>       
40      <uri>http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/</uri>     
41    </address>
42  </author>
43
[1552]44  <date month="March" year="2012"/>
[440]45  <workgroup>HTTPbis Working Group</workgroup>
[282]46 
47  <abstract>
48  <t>
[330]49    This document registers those Hypertext Transfer
[282]50    Protocol (HTTP) methods which have been defined in standards-track RFCs
51    before the IANA HTTP Method Registry was established.
52  </t>
53  </abstract>
54 
[984]55  <note title="Editorial Note (To be removed by RFC Editor)">
56    <t>
57      Discussion of this draft should take place on the HTTPBIS working group
[1269]58      mailing list (ietf-http-wg@w3.org), which is archived at
59      <eref target="http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/ietf-http-wg/"/>.
60    </t>
61    <t>
62      The current issues list is at
63      <eref target="http://trac.tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/query?component=method-registrations"/> and related
64      documents (including fancy diffs) can be found at
[984]65      <eref target="http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/"/>.
66    </t>
67    <t>
[1502]68      The changes in this draft are summarized in <xref target="changes.since.07"/>.
[984]69    </t>
70  </note>
71
[282]72  </front>
73
74  <middle>
75
76<section title="Introduction" anchor="introduction">
77  <t>
[734]78    This document registers those Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) methods
79    which have been defined in standards-track RFCs before the IANA HTTP Method
80    Registry was established.
[282]81  </t>
82</section> 
83 
84<section title="Security Considerations" anchor="security.considerations">
85  <t>
86    There are no security considerations related to the registration itself.
87  </t>
88</section> 
89
90<section title="IANA Considerations" anchor="iana.considerations">
91<t>
92  <xref target="updated.registry.contents"/> provides initial registrations
93  of HTTP method names for the IANA HTTP Method registry
94  at <eref target="http://www.iana.org/assignments/http-methods"/>
95  (see <xref target="draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics" x:rel="#method.registry"/>).
96</t>
97</section> 
98  </middle>
99  <back>
100 
101<references title="Normative References">
102
103
104<reference anchor="draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics">
105  <front>
106    <title abbrev="HTTP/1.1">HTTP/1.1, part 2: Message Semantics</title>
107    <author initials="R." surname="Fielding" fullname="Roy T. Fielding" role="editor">
[1468]108      <organization abbrev="Adobe">Adobe Systems Incorporated</organization>
[282]109      <address><email>fielding@gbiv.com</email></address>
110    </author>
111    <author initials="Y." surname="Lafon" fullname="Yves Lafon" role="editor">
112      <organization abbrev="W3C">World Wide Web Consortium</organization>
113      <address><email>ylafon@w3.org</email></address>
114    </author>
115    <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke" role="editor">
116      <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
117      <address><email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email></address>
118    </author>
[1595]119    <date month="March" year="2012"/>
[282]120  </front>
[1595]121  <seriesInfo name="Internet-Draft" value="draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics-19"/>
122  <x:source href="../../draft-ietf-httpbis/19/p2-semantics.xml" basename="../../draft-ietf-httpbis/19/p2-semantics"/>
[282]123</reference>
124
125<reference anchor="RFC2068">
126  <front>
127    <title abbrev="HTTP/1.1">Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1</title>
128    <author initials="R." surname="Fielding" fullname="Roy T. Fielding">
129      <organization>University of California, Irvine, Department of Information and Computer Science</organization>
130      <address><email>fielding@ics.uci.edu</email></address>
131    </author>
132    <author initials="J." surname="Gettys" fullname="Jim Gettys">
133      <organization>MIT Laboratory for Computer Science</organization>
134      <address><email>jg@w3.org</email></address>
135    </author>
136    <author initials="J." surname="Mogul" fullname="Jeffrey C. Mogul">
137      <organization>Digital Equipment Corporation, Western Research Laboratory</organization>
138      <address><email>mogul@wrl.dec.com</email></address>
139    </author>
140    <author initials="H." surname="Nielsen" fullname="Henrik Frystyk Nielsen">
141      <organization>MIT Laboratory for Computer Science</organization>
142      <address><email>frystyk@w3.org</email></address>
143    </author>
144    <author initials="T." surname="Berners-Lee" fullname="Tim Berners-Lee">
145      <organization>MIT Laboratory for Computer Science</organization>
146      <address><email>timbl@w3.org</email></address>
147    </author>
148    <date month="January" year="1997"/>
149  </front>
150  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="2068"/>
151</reference>
152
153<reference anchor="RFC3253">
154  <front>
155    <title>Versioning Extensions to WebDAV (Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning)</title>
156    <author initials="G." surname="Clemm" fullname="G. Clemm">
157      <organization>Rational Software</organization>
158      <address><email>geoffrey.clemm@rational.com</email></address>
159    </author>
160    <author initials="J." surname="Amsden" fullname="J. Amsden">
161      <organization>IBM</organization>
162      <address><email>jamsden@us.ibm.com</email></address>
163    </author>
164    <author initials="T." surname="Ellison" fullname="T. Ellison">
165      <organization>IBM</organization>
166      <address><email>tim_ellison@uk.ibm.com</email></address>
167    </author>
168    <author initials="C." surname="Kaler" fullname="C. Kaler">
169      <organization>Microsoft</organization>
170      <address><email>ckaler@microsoft.com</email></address>
171    </author>
172    <author initials="J." surname="Whitehead" fullname="J. Whitehead">
173      <organization>UC Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
174      <address><email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email></address>
175    </author>
176    <date month="March" year="2002"/>
177    </front>
178  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="3253"/>
179</reference>
180
181<reference anchor='RFC3648'>
182  <front>
183    <title abbrev='WebDAV Ordered Collections Protocol'>Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) Ordered Collections Protocol</title>
184    <author initials='J.' surname='Whitehead' fullname='Jim Whitehead'>
185      <organization abbrev='U.C. Santa Cruz'>UC Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
186      <address><email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email></address>
187    </author>
188    <author initials='J. F.' surname='Reschke' fullname='Julian F. Reschke' role='editor'>
189      <organization abbrev='greenbytes'>greenbytes GmbH</organization>
190      <address><email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email></address>
191    </author>
192    <date year='2003' month='December' />
193  </front>
194  <seriesInfo name='RFC' value='3648' />
195</reference>
196
197<reference anchor="RFC3744">
198  <front>
199    <title abbrev="WebDAV Access Control Protocol">Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) Access Control Protocol</title>
200    <author initials="G." surname="Clemm" fullname="Geoffrey Clemm">
201      <organization>IBM</organization>
202      <address><email>geoffrey.clemm@us.ibm.com</email></address>
203    </author>
204    <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke">
205      <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
206      <address><email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email></address>
207    </author>
208    <author initials="E." surname="Sedlar" fullname="Eric Sedlar">
209      <organization>Oracle Corporation</organization>
210      <address><email>eric.sedlar@oracle.com</email></address>
211    </author>
212    <author initials="J." surname="Whitehead" fullname="Jim Whitehead">
213      <organization abbrev="U.C. Santa Cruz">U.C. Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
214      <address><email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email></address>
215    </author>
216    <date month="May" year="2004"/>
217  </front>
218  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="3744"/>
219</reference>
220
221<reference anchor="RFC4437">
222  <front>
223    <title abbrev="WebDAV Redirect Reference Resources">Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) Redirect Reference Resources</title>
224    <author initials="J." surname="Whitehead" fullname="Jim Whitehead">
225      <organization abbrev="U.C. Santa Cruz">UC Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
226      <address>
227        <email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email>
228      </address>
229    </author>
230    <author initials="G." surname="Clemm" fullname="Geoff Clemm">
231      <organization>IBM</organization>
232      <address>
233        <email>geoffrey.clemm@us.ibm.com</email>
234      </address>
235    </author>
236    <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke" role="editor">
237      <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
238      <address>
239       <email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email>
240      </address>
241    </author>
242    <date month="March" year="2006"/>
243  </front>
244  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="4437"/>
245</reference> 
246
247<reference anchor="RFC4791">
248  <front>
249    <title abbrev="CalDAV">Calendaring Extensions to WebDAV (CalDAV)</title>
250    <author initials="C." surname="Daboo" fullname="Cyrus Daboo">
251      <organization abbrev="Apple">Apple Inc.</organization>
252      <address>
253        <email>cyrus@daboo.name</email>
254      </address>
255    </author>
256    <author initials="B." surname="Desruisseaux" fullname="Bernard Desruisseaux">
257      <organization abbrev="Oracle">Oracle Corporation</organization>
258      <address>
259        <email>bernard.desruisseaux@oracle.com</email>
260      </address>
261    </author>
262    <author initials="L.M." surname="Dusseault" fullname="Lisa Dusseault">
263      <organization abbrev="CommerceNet">CommerceNet</organization>
264      <address>
265        <email>ldusseault@commerce.net</email>
266      </address>
267    </author>
268    <date month="March" year="2007"/>
269  </front>
270  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="4791"/>
271</reference>
272
273<reference anchor="RFC4918">
274  <front>
275    <title>HTTP Extensions for Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV)</title>
276    <author initials="L." surname="Dusseault" fullname="Lisa Dusseault" role="editor">
277      <organization>CommerceNet</organization>
278      <address>
279        <postal>
280          <street>2064 Edgewood Dr.</street>
281          <city>Palo Alto</city> <region>CA</region> <code>94303</code>
282          <country>US</country>
283        </postal>
284        <email>ldusseault@commerce.net</email>
285      </address>
286    </author>
287    <date month="June" year="2007"/>
288  </front>
289  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="4918"/>
290</reference>
291
[414]292<reference anchor="RFC5323">
293  <front>
294    <title abbrev="WebDAV SEARCH">Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) SEARCH</title>
295    <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke" role="editor">
296        <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
297                <address>
298                        <email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email>     
299                </address>
300        </author>
301        <author initials="S." surname="Reddy" fullname="Surendra Reddy">
302                <organization abbrev="Mitrix">Mitrix, Inc.</organization>
303                <address>
304        <email>Surendra.Reddy@mitrix.com</email>
305          </address>
306    </author>
307    <author initials="J." surname="Davis" fullname="Jim Davis">
308                <address>
309        <email>jrd3@alum.mit.edu</email>
310      </address>
311    </author>
312        <author initials="A." surname="Babich" fullname="Alan Babich">
313                <organization abbrev="IBM">IBM Corporation</organization>
314      <address>
315        <email>ababich@us.ibm.com</email>
316      </address>
317    </author>   
318    <date month="November" year="2008"/>
319  </front>
320  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="5323"/>
321</reference>
322
[811]323<reference anchor="RFC5842">
[585]324  <front>
325    <title abbrev="Binding Extensions to WebDAV">Binding Extensions to Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV)</title>
326    <author initials="G." surname="Clemm" fullname="Geoffrey Clemm">
327      <organization>IBM</organization>
328      <address>
329        <email>geoffrey.clemm@us.ibm.com</email>
330      </address>
331    </author>
332    <author initials="J." surname="Crawford" fullname="Jason Crawford">
333      <organization>IBM Research</organization>
334      <address>
335        <email>ccjason@us.ibm.com</email>
336      </address>
337    </author>
338        <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke" role="editor">
339                <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
340      <address>
341                  <email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email>   
342                </address>
343        </author>
344    <author initials="J." surname="Whitehead" fullname="Jim Whitehead">
345      <organization abbrev="U.C. Santa Cruz">UC Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
346      <address>
347        <email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email>
348      </address>
349    </author>
[811]350    <date month="April" year="2010"/>
[585]351  </front>
[811]352  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="5842"/>
[749]353</reference>
[585]354
[794]355<reference anchor="RFC5789">
[597]356  <front>
357    <title abbrev="HTTP PATCH">PATCH Method for HTTP</title>
358    <author initials="L.M." surname="Dusseault" fullname="Lisa Dusseault">
[726]359      <organization abbrev="Linden Lab">Linden Lab</organization>
[597]360      <address>
[726]361        <email>lisa.dusseault@gmail.com</email>
[597]362      </address>
363    </author>
364    <author initials="J.M." surname="Snell" fullname="James M. Snell">
365      <address>
366        <email>jasnell@gmail.com</email>
367      </address>
368    </author>
[797]369    <date month="March" year="2010"/>
[597]370  </front>
[794]371  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="5789"/>
[733]372</reference>
[597]373
[282]374</references>
375 
376<!--<references title="Informative References">
377</references>-->
378
379<section title="Initial Registry Contents" anchor="updated.registry.contents">
[733]380<texttable align="left">
[282]381
382<ttcol>Method Name</ttcol>
[287]383<ttcol>Safe</ttcol>
[282]384<ttcol>Reference</ttcol>
385
[287]386<c>ACL</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3744" x:fmt="," x:sec="8.1"/></c>
[282]387
[287]388<c>BASELINE-CONTROL</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="12.6"/></c>
[811]389<c>BIND</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC5842" x:fmt="," x:sec="4"/></c>
[282]390
[287]391<c>CHECKIN</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="4.4"/> and <xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.4"/></c>
392<c>CHECKOUT</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="4.3"/> and <xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="8.8"/></c>
393<c>COPY</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.8"/></c>
[282]394
[287]395<c>LABEL</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="8.2"/></c>
396<c>LINK</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC2068" x:fmt="," x:sec="19.6.1.2"/></c>
397<c>LOCK</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.10"/></c>
[282]398
[287]399<c>MERGE</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="11.2"/></c>
[820]400<c>MKACTIVITY</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="13.5"/></c>
[287]401<c>MKCALENDAR</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4791" x:fmt="," x:sec="5.3.1"/></c>
402<c>MKCOL</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.3"/></c>
403<c>MKREDIRECTREF</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4437" x:fmt="," x:sec="6"/></c>
404<c>MKWORKSPACE</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="6.3"/></c>
405<c>MOVE</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.9"/></c>
[282]406
[287]407<c>ORDERPATCH</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3648" x:fmt="," x:sec="7"/></c>
[282]408
[794]409<c>PATCH</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC5789" x:fmt="," x:sec="2"/></c>
[287]410<c>PROPFIND</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.1"/></c>
411<c>PROPPATCH</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.2"/></c>
[282]412
[811]413<c>REBIND</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC5842" x:fmt="," x:sec="6"/></c>
[287]414<c>REPORT</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="3.6"/></c>
[282]415
[414]416<c>SEARCH</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC5323" x:fmt="," x:sec="2"/></c>
417
[811]418<c>UNBIND</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC5842" x:fmt="," x:sec="5"/></c>
[287]419<c>UNCHECKOUT</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="4.5"/></c>
420<c>UNLINK</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC2068" x:fmt="," x:sec="19.6.1.3"/></c>
421<c>UNLOCK</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.11"/></c>
422<c>UPDATE</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="7.1"/></c>
423<c>UPDATEREDIRECTREF</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4437" x:fmt="," x:sec="7"/></c>
[282]424
[287]425<c>VERSION-CONTROL</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="3.5"/></c>
[282]426
427</texttable>
428</section>
429
[414]430<section title="Change Log (to be removed by RFC Editor before publication)" anchor="change.log">
431
[843]432<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-00">
[414]433<t>
434  Added SEARCH method (RFC 5323).
435</t>
436</section>
437
[843]438<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-01">
[415]439<t>
[436]440  Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
[415]441</t>
[414]442</section>
443
[843]444<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-02">
[586]445<t>
[612]446  Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
[733]447  PATCH is now defined in draft-dusseault-http-patch.
[749]448  BIND, UNBIND and REBIND are defined in draft-ietf-webdav-bind.
[751]449  Drop the "updates draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics" clause.
[586]450</t>
[415]451</section>
[414]452
[843]453<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-03">
[775]454<t>
[811]455  draft-dusseault-http-patch was published as RFC 5789. draft-ietf-webdav-bind was published as RFC 5842.
[820]456  Fix typo in MKACTIVITY entry.
[842]457  Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
[843]458  Fix change log section titles.
[775]459</t>
[586]460</section>
[415]461
[984]462<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-04" anchor="changes.since.04">
[843]463<t>
[977]464  Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
[843]465</t>
[775]466</section>
[586]467
[1100]468<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-05" anchor="changes.since.05">
469<t>
[1185]470  Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
[1100]471</t>
[843]472</section>
[775]473
[1325]474<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-06" anchor="changes.since.06">
475<t>
[1413]476  Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
[1325]477</t>
[1100]478</section>
[843]479
[1502]480<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-07" anchor="changes.since.07">
481<t>
[1595]482  Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference.
[1502]483</t>
[1325]484</section>
[1100]485
[1502]486</section>
[1325]487
[1502]488
[282]489  </back>
490
491</rfc>
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