The WebSocket Protocol
RFC 6455

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Date Rev. By Action
2015-10-14 17 (System) Notify list changed from hybi-chairs@ietf.org, draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol@ietf.org to (None)
2012-08-22 17 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Sean Turner
2012-08-22 17 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Stephen Farrell
2012-08-22 17 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Wesley Eddy
2012-08-22 17 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Russ Housley
2011-12-12 17 Cindy Morgan State changed to RFC Published from RFC Ed Queue.
2011-12-11 17 (System) RFC published
2011-10-24 17 (System) IANA Action state changed to RFC-Ed-Ack from Waiting on RFC Editor
2011-10-24 17 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on RFC Editor from In Progress
2011-10-24 17 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress from Waiting on Authors
2011-10-21 17 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2011-10-21 17 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress from Waiting on Authors
2011-10-18 17 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2011-10-17 17 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress from Waiting on Authors
2011-10-12 17 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2011-10-03 17 Amy Vezza State changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent.
2011-09-30 17 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2011-09-30 17 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent
2011-09-30 17 Cindy Morgan IESG has approved the document
2011-09-30 17 Cindy Morgan Closed "Approve" ballot
2011-09-30 17 Cindy Morgan Approval announcement text regenerated
2011-09-30 17 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-17.txt
2011-09-27 16 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-16.txt
2011-09-22 17 Russ Housley
[Ballot discuss]
The Gen-ART Review by Richard Barnes was updated to cover the -13
  version of this document.  The updated review can be ...
2011-09-22 17 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] Position for Russ Housley has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2011-09-19 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-17 17 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2011-09-17 15 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-15.txt
2011-09-15 17 Peter Saint-Andre State changed to IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup.
2011-09-15 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-15 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-15 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-15 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-14 17 Sean Turner [Ballot Position Update] Position for Sean Turner has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2011-09-14 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-14 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-14 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-08 17 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] Position for Stephen Farrell has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2011-09-08 17 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2011-09-08 14 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-14.txt
2011-09-08 17 Cindy Morgan Removed from agenda for telechat
2011-09-08 17 Cindy Morgan State changed to IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead::AD Followup.
2011-09-08 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-08 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-08 17 Russ Housley
[Ballot discuss]
The Gen-ART Review by Richard Barnes was updated to cover the -13
  version of this document.  The updated review can be ...
2011-09-08 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-08 17 Sean Turner
[Ballot discuss]
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This draft contains a normative reference to IDNA2003.  While progressing other drafts through the IESG gauntlet something ...
2011-09-08 17 Wesley Eddy [Ballot Position Update] Position for Wesley Eddy has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2011-09-08 17 Sean Turner
[Ballot comment]
Sec 1.6, p11, last para: Maybe add a reference to http://www.w3.org/TR/XMLHttpRequest/ so people can find where Sec- ...
2011-09-08 17 Sean Turner
[Ballot discuss]
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This draft contains a normative reference to IDNA2003.  While progressing other drafts through the IESG gauntlet something ...
2011-09-08 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-08 17 Wesley Eddy [Ballot discuss]
2011-09-08 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-08 17 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-09-07 17 Pete Resnick
[Ballot comment]
Section 1 has lots of "_This section is non-normative._" That convention isn't defined until section 2, so it's pretty silly ...
2011-09-07 17 Pete Resnick [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-09-07 17 Sean Turner
[Ballot comment]
Sec 1.6, p11, last para: Maybe add a reference to http://www.w3.org/TR/XMLHttpRequest/ so people can find where Sec- ...
2011-09-07 17 Sean Turner
[Ballot discuss]
<for the="" apps="" ads="">

This draft contains a normative reference to IDNA2003.  While progressing other drafts through the IESG gauntlet something ...
2011-09-07 17 Sean Turner [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded
2011-09-07 17 Gonzalo Camarillo [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-09-06 17 Wesley Eddy [Ballot comment]
In section 4.2.2, is the "might" really a MAY or is it a SHOULD?
2011-09-06 17 Wesley Eddy
[Ballot discuss]
(1) It seems like there should be more of an explicit statement about what's advisable for an application to do if setting ...
2011-09-06 17 Wesley Eddy [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded
2011-09-06 17 Robert Sparks
[Ballot comment]
1) At the next to last bullet in the list of fragmentation rules in section 5.4, can you make it clearer that ...
2011-09-06 17 Robert Sparks [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-09-06 17 Adrian Farrel [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-09-06 17 Dan Romascanu [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-09-05 17 Ron Bonica
[Ballot comment]
A couple of reference issues:

  ** Downref: Normative reference to an Informational RFC: RFC 2818

  ** Obsolete normative reference: RFC 3490 (Obsoleted by ...
2011-09-05 17 Ron Bonica [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-09-05 17 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]
- p20: code "running on www.example.com" is an odd phrase, I think
you mean code "running that was downloaded from www.example ...
2011-09-05 17 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot discuss]
First one's a "discuss discuss", the others should I hope be fairly
easily handled.

(0) p23: There is no version negotiation here ...
2011-09-05 17 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded
2011-09-03 17 Russ Housley
[Ballot discuss]
The Gen-ART Review by Richard Barnes was updated to cover the -13
  version of this document.  The updated review can be ...
2011-09-03 17 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded
2011-09-03 17 Stewart Bryant [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-09-01 17 Peter Saint-Andre [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Peter Saint-Andre
2011-09-01 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot has been issued
2011-09-01 17 Peter Saint-Andre Created "Approve" ballot
2011-09-01 17 Peter Saint-Andre Placed on agenda for telechat - 2011-09-08
2011-09-01 17 Peter Saint-Andre Ballot writeup text changed
2011-09-01 17 Salvatore Loreto Changed protocol writeup
2011-08-31 13 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-13.txt
2011-08-24 17 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2011-08-24 12 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-12.txt
2011-08-23 17 Peter Saint-Andre State changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead::Revised ID Needed from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead::AD Followup.
2011-08-23 17 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2011-08-23 11 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-11.txt
2011-08-14 17 Samuel Weiler Request for Early review by SECDIR Completed. Reviewer: Kathleen Moriarty.
2011-08-09 17 Peter Saint-Andre State changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead::Revised ID Needed from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead.
2011-08-01 17 Samuel Weiler Request for Early review by SECDIR is assigned to Kathleen Moriarty
2011-07-25 17 Amanda Baber
IANA has a question about one of this document's 15 actions.

First, in the Permanent URI Schemes registry located at:

http://www.iana.org ...
2011-07-25 17 (System) State changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call.
2011-07-11 17 Peter Saint-Andre
DOCUMENT SHEPHERD WRITE-UP FROM SALVATORE LORETO

  (1.a) Who is the Document Shepherd for this document? Has the
        Document Shepherd ...
2011-07-11 17 Amy Vezza Last call sent
2011-07-11 17 Amy Vezza
State changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested.

The following Last Call Announcement was sent out:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org ...
2011-07-11 17 Peter Saint-Andre Last Call was requested
2011-07-11 17 Peter Saint-Andre State changed to Last Call Requested from AD is watching.
2011-07-11 17 (System) Ballot writeup text was added
2011-07-11 17 (System) Last call text was added
2011-07-11 17 (System) Ballot approval text was added
2011-07-11 10 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-10.txt
2011-06-13 17 Peter Saint-Andre State changed to AD is watching from Publication Requested.
2011-06-13 17 Peter Saint-Andre Draft added in state Publication Requested
2011-06-13 09 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-09.txt
2011-06-08 08 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-08.txt
2011-05-18 17 David Harrington Request for Early review by TSVDIR Completed. Reviewer: Magnus Westerlund.
2011-04-22 07 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-07.txt
2011-04-21 17 David Harrington Request for Early review by TSVDIR is assigned to Magnus Westerlund
2011-02-26 06 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-06.txt
2011-02-08 05 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-05.txt
2011-01-11 04 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-04.txt
2010-10-17 03 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-03.txt
2010-09-24 02 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-02.txt
2010-09-01 01 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-01.txt
2010-05-23 00 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-hybi-thewebsocketprotocol-00.txt