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Changeset 1054


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Timestamp:
2010-10-23 01:00:32 (4 years ago)
Author:
julian.reschke@gmx.de
Message:

The asterisk form is only allowed for OPTIONS (see #233)

Location:
draft-ietf-httpbis/latest
Files:
2 edited

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

    r1053 r1054  
    13411341                 / <a href="#uri" class="smpl">authority</a> 
    13421342</pre><p id="rfc.section.4.1.2.p.3">The four options for request-target are dependent on the nature of the request.</p> 
    1343       <p id="rfc.section.4.1.2.p.4"><span id="rfc.iref.a.1"></span> The asterisk "*" ("asterisk form") means that the request does not apply to a particular resource, but to the server itself, 
    1344          and is only allowed when the method used does not necessarily apply to a resource. One example would be 
     1343      <p id="rfc.section.4.1.2.p.4"><span id="rfc.iref.a.1"></span> The asterisk "*" ("asterisk form") means that the request does not apply to a particular resource, but to the server itself. 
     1344         This is only allowed for the OPTIONS method. Thus, the only valid example is 
    13451345      </p> 
    13461346      <div id="rfc.figure.u.35"></div><pre class="text2">OPTIONS * HTTP/1.1 
     
    29712971      <p id="rfc.section.B.3.p.6">Remove reference to non-existent identity transfer-coding value tokens. (Sections <a href="#message.body" title="Message Body">3.3</a> and <a href="#transfer.codings" title="Transfer Codings">6.2</a>) 
    29722972      </p> 
    2973       <p id="rfc.section.B.3.p.7">Update use of abs_path production from RFC 1808 to the path-absolute + query components of RFC 3986. (<a href="#request-target" title="request-target">Section&nbsp;4.1.2</a>) 
     2973      <p id="rfc.section.B.3.p.7">Update use of abs_path production from RFC 1808 to the path-absolute + query components of RFC 3986. State that the asterisk 
     2974         form is allowed for the OPTIONS method only. (<a href="#request-target" title="request-target">Section&nbsp;4.1.2</a>) 
    29742975      </p> 
    29752976      <p id="rfc.section.B.3.p.8">Clarification that the chunk length does not include the count of the octets in the chunk header and trailer. Furthermore 
     
    34733474      <ul> 
    34743475         <li> &lt;<a href="http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/193">http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/193</a>&gt;: "Trailer requirements" 
     3476         </li> 
     3477         <li> &lt;<a href="http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/233">http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/233</a>&gt;: "Is * usable as a request-uri for new methods?" 
    34753478         </li> 
    34763479      </ul> 
  • 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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