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RFC 5843

"Additional Hash Algorithms for HTTP Instance Digests", April 2010

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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Author:
A. Bryan
Stream:
IETF
Source:
NON WORKING GROUP

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Abstract

The IANA registry named "Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) Digest Algorithm Values" defines values for digest algorithms used by Instance Digests in HTTP. Instance Digests in HTTP provide a digest, also known as a checksum or hash, of an entire representation of the current state of a resource. This document adds new values to the registry and updates previous values. This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for informational purposes.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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