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The application/json-merge-patch Media Type

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (candidate for appsawg WG)
Author James M. Snell
Last updated 2013-05-21 (Latest revision 2013-01-07)
Replaced by RFC 7386
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Stream WG state Call For Adoption By WG Issued
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-appsawg-json-merge-patch
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at:


This specification defines the application/json-merge-patch media type and it's intended use with the HTTP PATCH method defined by RFC 5789.


James M. Snell

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