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4<?rfc symrefs="yes"?>
5<?rfc sortrefs="yes"?>
6<?rfc compact="yes"?>
7<?rfc comments="yes"?>
8<?rfc inline="yes"?>
9<?rfc subcompact="no"?>
10<?rfc rfcedstyle="yes"?>
11<?rfc-ext allow-markup-in-artwork="yes" ?>
12
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25<rfc xmlns:x="http://purl.org/net/xml2rfc/ext" xmlns:ed="http://greenbytes.de/2002/rfcedit" ipr="trust200902" docName="draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-latest" category="info">
26<x:feedback template="mailto:ietf-http-wg@w3.org?subject={docname},%20%22{section}%22&amp;body=&lt;{ref}&gt;:"/>
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
44  <date month="December" year="2013"/>
45  <workgroup>HTTPbis Working Group</workgroup>
46 
47  <abstract>
48  <t>
49    This document registers those Hypertext Transfer
50    Protocol (HTTP) methods which have been defined in RFCs
51    before the IANA HTTP Method Registry was established.
52  </t>
53  </abstract>
54 
55  <note title="Editorial Note (To be removed by RFC Editor)">
56    <t>
57      Discussion of this draft takes place on the HTTPBIS working group
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
65      <eref target="http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/"/>.
66    </t>
67    <t>
68      The changes in this draft are summarized in <xref target="changes.since.14"/>.
69    </t>
70  </note>
71
72  </front>
73
74  <middle>
75
76<section title="Introduction" anchor="introduction">
77  <t>
78    This document registers those Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) methods
79    which have been defined in RFCs other than
80    <xref target="draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics"/> before the IANA HTTP Method
81    Registry was established.
82  </t>
83</section> 
84 
85<section title="Security Considerations" anchor="security.considerations">
86  <t>
87    There are no security considerations related to the registration itself.
88  </t>
89  <t>
90    Security considerations applicable to the individual HTTP methods ought to be
91    discussed in the specifications that define them.
92  </t>
93</section> 
94
95<section title="IANA Considerations" anchor="iana.considerations">
96<t>
97  The table below provides registrations
98  of HTTP method names to be added to the IANA HTTP Method registry
99  at <eref target="http://www.iana.org/assignments/http-methods"/>
100  (see <xref target="draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics" x:rel="#method.registry"/>).
101</t>
102<texttable align="left">
103
104<ttcol>Method Name</ttcol>
105<ttcol>Safe</ttcol>
106<ttcol>Idempotent</ttcol>
107<ttcol>Reference</ttcol>
108
109<c>ACL</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3744" x:fmt="," x:sec="8.1"/></c>
110
111<c>BASELINE-CONTROL</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="12.6"/></c>
112<c>BIND</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC5842" x:fmt="," x:sec="4"/></c>
113
114<c>CHECKIN</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="4.4"/> and <xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.4"/></c>
115<c>CHECKOUT</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="4.3"/> and <xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="8.8"/></c>
116<c>COPY</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.8"/></c>
117
118<c>LABEL</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="8.2"/></c>
119<c>LINK</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC2068" x:fmt="," x:sec="19.6.1.2"/></c>
120<c>LOCK</c><c>no</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.10"/></c>
121
122<c>MERGE</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="11.2"/></c>
123<c>MKACTIVITY</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="13.5"/></c>
124<c>MKCALENDAR</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC4791" x:fmt="," x:sec="5.3.1"/></c>
125<c>MKCOL</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.3"/></c>
126<c>MKREDIRECTREF</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC4437" x:fmt="," x:sec="6"/></c>
127<c>MKWORKSPACE</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="6.3"/></c>
128<c>MOVE</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.9"/></c>
129
130<c>ORDERPATCH</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3648" x:fmt="," x:sec="7"/></c>
131
132<c>PATCH</c><c>no</c><c>no</c><c><xref target="RFC5789" x:fmt="," x:sec="2"/></c>
133<c>PROPFIND</c><c>yes</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.1"/></c>
134<c>PROPPATCH</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.2"/></c>
135
136<c>REBIND</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC5842" x:fmt="," x:sec="6"/></c>
137<c>REPORT</c><c>yes</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="3.6"/></c>
138
139<c>SEARCH</c><c>yes</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC5323" x:fmt="," x:sec="2"/></c>
140
141<c>UNBIND</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC5842" x:fmt="," x:sec="5"/></c>
142<c>UNCHECKOUT</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="4.5"/></c>
143<c>UNLINK</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC2068" x:fmt="," x:sec="19.6.1.3"/></c>
144<c>UNLOCK</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC4918" x:fmt="," x:sec="9.11"/></c>
145<c>UPDATE</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="7.1"/></c>
146<c>UPDATEREDIRECTREF</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC4437" x:fmt="," x:sec="7"/></c>
147
148<c>VERSION-CONTROL</c><c>no</c><c>yes</c><c><xref target="RFC3253" x:fmt="," x:sec="3.5"/></c>
149
150</texttable>
151</section> 
152  </middle>
153  <back>
154 
155<references title="Normative References">
156
157
158<reference anchor="draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics">
159  <front>
160    <title>Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Semantics and Content</title>
161    <author initials="R." surname="Fielding" fullname="Roy T. Fielding" role="editor">
162      <organization abbrev="Adobe">Adobe Systems Incorporated</organization>
163      <address><email>fielding@gbiv.com</email></address>
164    </author>
165    <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke" role="editor">
166      <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
167      <address><email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email></address>
168    </author>
169    <date month="November" year="2013"/>
170  </front>
171  <seriesInfo name="Internet-Draft" value="draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics-25"/>
172  <x:source href="../../draft-ietf-httpbis/25/p2-semantics.xml" basename="../../draft-ietf-httpbis/25/p2-semantics"/>
173</reference>
174
175<reference anchor="RFC2068">
176  <front>
177    <title abbrev="HTTP/1.1">Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1</title>
178    <author initials="R." surname="Fielding" fullname="Roy T. Fielding">
179      <organization>University of California, Irvine, Department of Information and Computer Science</organization>
180      <address><email>fielding@ics.uci.edu</email></address>
181    </author>
182    <author initials="J." surname="Gettys" fullname="Jim Gettys">
183      <organization>MIT Laboratory for Computer Science</organization>
184      <address><email>jg@w3.org</email></address>
185    </author>
186    <author initials="J." surname="Mogul" fullname="Jeffrey C. Mogul">
187      <organization>Digital Equipment Corporation, Western Research Laboratory</organization>
188      <address><email>mogul@wrl.dec.com</email></address>
189    </author>
190    <author initials="H." surname="Nielsen" fullname="Henrik Frystyk Nielsen">
191      <organization>MIT Laboratory for Computer Science</organization>
192      <address><email>frystyk@w3.org</email></address>
193    </author>
194    <author initials="T." surname="Berners-Lee" fullname="Tim Berners-Lee">
195      <organization>MIT Laboratory for Computer Science</organization>
196      <address><email>timbl@w3.org</email></address>
197    </author>
198    <date month="January" year="1997"/>
199  </front>
200  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="2068"/>
201</reference>
202
203<reference anchor="RFC3253">
204  <front>
205    <title>Versioning Extensions to WebDAV (Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning)</title>
206    <author initials="G." surname="Clemm" fullname="G. Clemm">
207      <organization>Rational Software</organization>
208      <address><email>geoffrey.clemm@rational.com</email></address>
209    </author>
210    <author initials="J." surname="Amsden" fullname="J. Amsden">
211      <organization>IBM</organization>
212      <address><email>jamsden@us.ibm.com</email></address>
213    </author>
214    <author initials="T." surname="Ellison" fullname="T. Ellison">
215      <organization>IBM</organization>
216      <address><email>tim_ellison@uk.ibm.com</email></address>
217    </author>
218    <author initials="C." surname="Kaler" fullname="C. Kaler">
219      <organization>Microsoft</organization>
220      <address><email>ckaler@microsoft.com</email></address>
221    </author>
222    <author initials="J." surname="Whitehead" fullname="J. Whitehead">
223      <organization>UC Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
224      <address><email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email></address>
225    </author>
226    <date month="March" year="2002"/>
227    </front>
228  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="3253"/>
229</reference>
230
231<reference anchor='RFC3648'>
232  <front>
233    <title abbrev='WebDAV Ordered Collections Protocol'>Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) Ordered Collections Protocol</title>
234    <author initials='J.' surname='Whitehead' fullname='Jim Whitehead'>
235      <organization abbrev='U.C. Santa Cruz'>UC Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
236      <address><email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email></address>
237    </author>
238    <author initials='J. F.' surname='Reschke' fullname='Julian F. Reschke' role='editor'>
239      <organization abbrev='greenbytes'>greenbytes GmbH</organization>
240      <address><email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email></address>
241    </author>
242    <date year='2003' month='December' />
243  </front>
244  <seriesInfo name='RFC' value='3648' />
245</reference>
246
247<reference anchor="RFC3744">
248  <front>
249    <title abbrev="WebDAV Access Control Protocol">Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) Access Control Protocol</title>
250    <author initials="G." surname="Clemm" fullname="Geoffrey Clemm">
251      <organization>IBM</organization>
252      <address><email>geoffrey.clemm@us.ibm.com</email></address>
253    </author>
254    <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke">
255      <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
256      <address><email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email></address>
257    </author>
258    <author initials="E." surname="Sedlar" fullname="Eric Sedlar">
259      <organization>Oracle Corporation</organization>
260      <address><email>eric.sedlar@oracle.com</email></address>
261    </author>
262    <author initials="J." surname="Whitehead" fullname="Jim Whitehead">
263      <organization abbrev="U.C. Santa Cruz">U.C. Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
264      <address><email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email></address>
265    </author>
266    <date month="May" year="2004"/>
267  </front>
268  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="3744"/>
269</reference>
270
271<reference anchor="RFC4437">
272  <front>
273    <title abbrev="WebDAV Redirect Reference Resources">Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) Redirect Reference Resources</title>
274    <author initials="J." surname="Whitehead" fullname="Jim Whitehead">
275      <organization abbrev="U.C. Santa Cruz">UC Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
276      <address>
277        <email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email>
278      </address>
279    </author>
280    <author initials="G." surname="Clemm" fullname="Geoff Clemm">
281      <organization>IBM</organization>
282      <address>
283        <email>geoffrey.clemm@us.ibm.com</email>
284      </address>
285    </author>
286    <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke" role="editor">
287      <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
288      <address>
289       <email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email>
290      </address>
291    </author>
292    <date month="March" year="2006"/>
293  </front>
294  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="4437"/>
295</reference> 
296
297<reference anchor="RFC4791">
298  <front>
299    <title abbrev="CalDAV">Calendaring Extensions to WebDAV (CalDAV)</title>
300    <author initials="C." surname="Daboo" fullname="Cyrus Daboo">
301      <organization abbrev="Apple">Apple Inc.</organization>
302      <address>
303        <email>cyrus@daboo.name</email>
304      </address>
305    </author>
306    <author initials="B." surname="Desruisseaux" fullname="Bernard Desruisseaux">
307      <organization abbrev="Oracle">Oracle Corporation</organization>
308      <address>
309        <email>bernard.desruisseaux@oracle.com</email>
310      </address>
311    </author>
312    <author initials="L.M." surname="Dusseault" fullname="Lisa Dusseault">
313      <organization abbrev="CommerceNet">CommerceNet</organization>
314      <address>
315        <email>ldusseault@commerce.net</email>
316      </address>
317    </author>
318    <date month="March" year="2007"/>
319  </front>
320  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="4791"/>
321</reference>
322
323<reference anchor="RFC4918">
324  <front>
325    <title>HTTP Extensions for Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV)</title>
326    <author initials="L." surname="Dusseault" fullname="Lisa Dusseault" role="editor">
327      <organization>CommerceNet</organization>
328      <address>
329        <postal>
330          <street>2064 Edgewood Dr.</street>
331          <city>Palo Alto</city> <region>CA</region> <code>94303</code>
332          <country>US</country>
333        </postal>
334        <email>ldusseault@commerce.net</email>
335      </address>
336    </author>
337    <date month="June" year="2007"/>
338  </front>
339  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="4918"/>
340</reference>
341
342<reference anchor="RFC5323">
343  <front>
344    <title abbrev="WebDAV SEARCH">Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) SEARCH</title>
345    <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke" role="editor">
346        <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
347                <address>
348                        <email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email>     
349                </address>
350        </author>
351        <author initials="S." surname="Reddy" fullname="Surendra Reddy">
352                <organization abbrev="Mitrix">Mitrix, Inc.</organization>
353                <address>
354        <email>Surendra.Reddy@mitrix.com</email>
355          </address>
356    </author>
357    <author initials="J." surname="Davis" fullname="Jim Davis">
358                <address>
359        <email>jrd3@alum.mit.edu</email>
360      </address>
361    </author>
362        <author initials="A." surname="Babich" fullname="Alan Babich">
363                <organization abbrev="IBM">IBM Corporation</organization>
364      <address>
365        <email>ababich@us.ibm.com</email>
366      </address>
367    </author>   
368    <date month="November" year="2008"/>
369  </front>
370  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="5323"/>
371</reference>
372
373<reference anchor="RFC5842">
374  <front>
375    <title abbrev="Binding Extensions to WebDAV">Binding Extensions to Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV)</title>
376    <author initials="G." surname="Clemm" fullname="Geoffrey Clemm">
377      <organization>IBM</organization>
378      <address>
379        <email>geoffrey.clemm@us.ibm.com</email>
380      </address>
381    </author>
382    <author initials="J." surname="Crawford" fullname="Jason Crawford">
383      <organization>IBM Research</organization>
384      <address>
385        <email>ccjason@us.ibm.com</email>
386      </address>
387    </author>
388        <author initials="J. F." surname="Reschke" fullname="Julian F. Reschke" role="editor">
389                <organization abbrev="greenbytes">greenbytes GmbH</organization>
390      <address>
391                  <email>julian.reschke@greenbytes.de</email>   
392                </address>
393        </author>
394    <author initials="J." surname="Whitehead" fullname="Jim Whitehead">
395      <organization abbrev="U.C. Santa Cruz">UC Santa Cruz, Dept. of Computer Science</organization>
396      <address>
397        <email>ejw@cse.ucsc.edu</email>
398      </address>
399    </author>
400    <date month="April" year="2010"/>
401  </front>
402  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="5842"/>
403</reference>
404
405<reference anchor="RFC5789">
406  <front>
407    <title abbrev="HTTP PATCH">PATCH Method for HTTP</title>
408    <author initials="L.M." surname="Dusseault" fullname="Lisa Dusseault">
409      <organization abbrev="Linden Lab">Linden Lab</organization>
410      <address>
411        <email>lisa.dusseault@gmail.com</email>
412      </address>
413    </author>
414    <author initials="J.M." surname="Snell" fullname="James M. Snell">
415      <address>
416        <email>jasnell@gmail.com</email>
417      </address>
418    </author>
419    <date month="March" year="2010"/>
420  </front>
421  <seriesInfo name="RFC" value="5789"/>
422</reference>
423
424</references>
425 
426<!--<references title="Informative References">
427</references>-->
428
429<section title="Change Log (to be removed by RFC Editor before publication)" anchor="change.log">
430<t>
431  Changes up to the IETF Last Call draft are summarized
432  in <eref target="http://trac.tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-13#appendix-B"/>.
433</t>
434
435<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-13" anchor="changes.since.13">
436<t>
437  Closed issues:
438  <list style="symbols">
439    <t>
440      <eref target="http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/514"/>:
441      "registration tables should be inside IANA considerations"
442    </t>
443  </list>
444</t>
445<t>
446  Clarified the IANA action to say "add".
447</t>
448<t>
449  Updated httpbis reference.
450</t>
451</section>
452
453<section title="Since draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-14" anchor="changes.since.14">
454<t>
455  Closed issues:
456  <list style="symbols">
457    <t>
458      <eref target="http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/529"/>:
459      "IESG ballot on draft-ietf-httpbis-method-registrations-14"
460    </t>
461  </list>
462</t>
463<t>
464  Removed misleading statement about "standards-track" RFCs, as some of the
465  methods registered here indeed originate from Experimental RFCs, and furthermore
466  the new registry established in <xref target="draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics" x:rel="#method.registry"/> uses "IETF Review".
467</t>
468</section>
469
470</section>
471
472
473  </back>
474
475</rfc>
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