Ignore:
Timestamp:
03/06/13 06:24:51 (7 years ago)
Author:
fielding@…
Message:

Clarify that a recipient SHOULD process received messages in higher minor versions as if they were the highest minor version to wwhich the recipient is conformant; Clarify that 505 is for major version rejection; addresses #449

File:
1 edited

Legend:

Unmodified
Added
Removed
  • draft-ietf-httpbis/latest/p2-semantics.html

    r2273 r2277  
    449449  }
    450450  @bottom-center {
    451        content: "Expires November 25, 2013";
     451       content: "Expires November 2013";
    452452  }
    453453  @bottom-right {
     
    494494      <meta name="dct.creator" content="Reschke, J. F.">
    495495      <meta name="dct.identifier" content="urn:ietf:id:draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics-latest">
    496       <meta name="dct.issued" scheme="ISO8601" content="2013-05-24">
     496      <meta name="dct.issued" scheme="ISO8601" content="2013-05">
    497497      <meta name="dct.replaces" content="urn:ietf:rfc:2616">
    498498      <meta name="dct.abstract" content="The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is an application-level protocol for distributed, collaborative, hypertext information systems. This document defines the semantics of HTTP/1.1 messages, as expressed by request methods, request header fields, response status codes, and response header fields, along with the payload of messages (metadata and body content) and mechanisms for content negotiation.">
     
    522522            <tr>
    523523               <td class="left">Intended status: Standards Track</td>
    524                <td class="right">May 24, 2013</td>
     524               <td class="right">May 2013</td>
    525525            </tr>
    526526            <tr>
    527                <td class="left">Expires: November 25, 2013</td>
     527               <td class="left">Expires: November 2013</td>
    528528               <td class="right"></td>
    529529            </tr>
     
    553553         in progress”.
    554554      </p>
    555       <p>This Internet-Draft will expire on November 25, 2013.</p>
     555      <p>This Internet-Draft will expire in November 2013.</p>
    556556      <h1><a id="rfc.copyrightnotice" href="#rfc.copyrightnotice">Copyright Notice</a></h1>
    557557      <p>Copyright © 2013 IETF Trust and the persons identified as the document authors. All rights reserved.</p>
     
    28152815      <div id="rfc.iref.77"></div>
    28162816      <h3 id="rfc.section.6.6.6"><a href="#rfc.section.6.6.6">6.6.6</a>&nbsp;<a id="status.505" href="#status.505">505 HTTP Version Not Supported</a></h3>
    2817       <p id="rfc.section.6.6.6.p.1">The <dfn>505 (HTTP Version Not Supported)</dfn> status code indicates that the server does not support, or refuses to support, the protocol version that was used in the request
    2818          message. The server is indicating that it is unable or unwilling to complete the request using the same major version as the
    2819          client, as described in <a href="p1-messaging.html#http.version" title="Protocol Versioning">Section 2.6</a> of <a href="#Part1" id="rfc.xref.Part1.28"><cite title="Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Message Syntax and Routing">[Part1]</cite></a>, other than with this error message. The server <em class="bcp14">SHOULD</em> generate a representation for the 505 response that describes why that version is not supported and what other protocols are
     2817      <p id="rfc.section.6.6.6.p.1">The <dfn>505 (HTTP Version Not Supported)</dfn> status code indicates that the server does not support, or refuses to support, the major version of HTTP that was used in
     2818         the request message. The server is indicating that it is unable or unwilling to complete the request using the same major
     2819         version as the client, as described in <a href="p1-messaging.html#http.version" title="Protocol Versioning">Section 2.6</a> of <a href="#Part1" id="rfc.xref.Part1.28"><cite title="Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Message Syntax and Routing">[Part1]</cite></a>, other than with this error message. The server <em class="bcp14">SHOULD</em> generate a representation for the 505 response that describes why that version is not supported and what other protocols are
    28202820         supported by that server.
    28212821      </p>
Note: See TracChangeset for help on using the changeset viewer.