Well-Known URIs for the WebSocket Protocol
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From: The IESG <email@example.com> To: IETF-Announce <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, The IESG <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Protocol Action: 'Well-known URIs for the WebSocket Protocol' to Proposed Standard (draft-bormann-hybi-ws-wk-00.txt) The IESG has approved the following document: - 'Well-known URIs for the WebSocket Protocol' (draft-bormann-hybi-ws-wk-00.txt) as Proposed Standard This document has been reviewed in the IETF but is not the product of an IETF Working Group. The IESG contact person is Alexey Melnikov. A URL of this Internet Draft is: https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-bormann-hybi-ws-wk/
Technical Summary RFC 5785 defines a path prefix, "/.well-known/", that can be used by well-known URIs, specifically for the "http" and "https" URI schemes. The present memo formally updates RFC 6455, which defines the URI schemes defined for the WebSocket Protocol, to extend the use of these well-known URIs to those URI schemes. Working Group Summary This is not a WG document, but resulted from IESG review of draft-ietf-core-coap-tcp-tls-07. Document Quality The document was reviewed on the HIBY (WebSockets) mailing list. Personnel Alexey Melnikov is the Responsible Area Director.