This document registers those Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) methods which have been defined in standards-track RFCs before the IANA HTTP Method Registry was established.
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The changes in this draft are summarized in Appendix B.7.
This document registers those Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) methods which have been defined in standards-track RFCs before the IANA HTTP Method Registry was established.¶
There are no security considerations related to the registration itself.¶
|ACL||no||[RFC3744], Section 8.1|
|BASELINE-CONTROL||no||[RFC3253], Section 12.6|
|BIND||no||[RFC5842], Section 4|
|CHECKIN||no||[RFC3253], Section 4.4 and [RFC3253], Section 9.4|
|CHECKOUT||no||[RFC3253], Section 4.3 and [RFC3253], Section 8.8|
|COPY||no||[RFC4918], Section 9.8|
|LABEL||no||[RFC3253], Section 8.2|
|LINK||no||[RFC2068], Section 220.127.116.11|
|LOCK||no||[RFC4918], Section 9.10|
|MERGE||no||[RFC3253], Section 11.2|
|MKACTIVITY||no||[RFC3253], Section 13.5|
|MKCALENDAR||no||[RFC4791], Section 5.3.1|
|MKCOL||no||[RFC4918], Section 9.3|
|MKREDIRECTREF||no||[RFC4437], Section 6|
|MKWORKSPACE||no||[RFC3253], Section 6.3|
|MOVE||no||[RFC4918], Section 9.9|
|ORDERPATCH||no||[RFC3648], Section 7|
|PATCH||no||[RFC5789], Section 2|
|PROPFIND||yes||[RFC4918], Section 9.1|
|PROPPATCH||no||[RFC4918], Section 9.2|
|REBIND||no||[RFC5842], Section 6|
|REPORT||yes||[RFC3253], Section 3.6|
|SEARCH||yes||[RFC5323], Section 2|
|UNBIND||no||[RFC5842], Section 5|
|UNCHECKOUT||no||[RFC3253], Section 4.5|
|UNLINK||no||[RFC2068], Section 18.104.22.168|
|UNLOCK||no||[RFC4918], Section 9.11|
|UPDATE||no||[RFC3253], Section 7.1|
|UPDATEREDIRECTREF||no||[RFC4437], Section 7|
|VERSION-CONTROL||no||[RFC3253], Section 3.5|
Added SEARCH method (RFC 5323).¶
Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference. PATCH is now defined in draft-dusseault-http-patch. BIND, UNBIND and REBIND are defined in draft-ietf-webdav-bind. Drop the "updates draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics" clause.¶
draft-dusseault-http-patch was published as RFC 5789. draft-ietf-webdav-bind was published as RFC 5842. Fix typo in MKACTIVITY entry. Update draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics reference. Fix change log section titles.¶