Problem Details for HTTP APIs, March 2016
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- M. Nottingham
- appsawg (art)
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This document defines a "problem detail" as a way to carry machine- readable details of errors in a HTTP response to avoid the need to define new error response formats for HTTP APIs.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.