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Timestamp:
Oct 23, 2010, 1:00:32 AM (9 years ago)
Author:
julian.reschke@…
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The asterisk form is only allowed for OPTIONS (see #233)

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  • draft-ietf-httpbis/latest/p1-messaging.xml

    r1053 r1054  
    15141514<t><iref item="asterisk form (of request-target)"/>
    15151515   The asterisk "*" ("asterisk form") means that the request does not apply to a
    1516    particular resource, but to the server itself, and is only allowed
    1517    when the method used does not necessarily apply to a resource. One
    1518    example would be
     1516   particular resource, but to the server itself. This is only allowed for the
     1517   OPTIONS method. Thus, the only valid example is
    15191518</t>
    15201519<figure><artwork type="message/http; msgtype=&#34;request&#34;" x:indent-with="  ">
     
    48754874<t>
    48764875  Update use of abs_path production from RFC 1808 to the path-absolute + query
    4877   components of RFC 3986.
     4876  components of RFC 3986. State that the asterisk form is allowed for the OPTIONS
     4877  method only.
    48784878  (<xref target="request-target"/>)
    48794879</t>
     
    56895689      "Trailer requirements"
    56905690    </t>
     5691    <t>
     5692      <eref target="http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/233"/>:
     5693      "Is * usable as a request-uri for new methods?"
     5694    </t>
    56915695  </list>
    56925696</t>
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