Link Relation Types for Web Services
draft-wilde-service-link-rel-00

The information below is for an old version of the document
Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Last updated 2015-11-02 (latest revision 2015-04-22)
Stream (None)
Intended RFC status (None)
Formats
Expired & archived
plain text pdf html bibtex
Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus Boilerplate Unknown
RFC Editor Note (None)
IESG IESG state Expired
Telechat date
Responsible AD (None)
Send notices to (None)

This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-wilde-service-link-rel-00.txt

Abstract

Many resources provided on the Web are part of a sets of resources that are provided in a context that is defined and managed by one particular service provider. Often, these sets of resources are referred to as "Web Services" or "Web APIs". This specification defines two link relations that allow to represent relationships from those resources to ones that provide documentation or descriptions of the Web services. The difference between these concepts is that documentation is primarily intended for human consumers, whereas descriptions are primarily intended for automated consumers.

Authors

Erik Wilde (dret@berkeley.edu)

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)