Detailed information for the notes.ini Keyword: 

HTTPDisableMethods


Short Description: This entry controls which HTTP methods are disabled by the current domino server

Description:

This notes.ini variable could be used to disable various HTTP Methods offered by the server (which is using the web configuration view and NOT the "Internet Sites". If the server is using "Internet Sites" this feature can be only controlled there).

The RFC 2616 standard defines eight methods that may be used for HTTP as follows:

The Domino server responds to disallowed methods with an HTTP 405 error, which is Method Not Allowed as defined by the HTTP/1.1 specification.

Note:

The "Options" method is used by the IBM Lotus Traveler component. So do not disable that on you domino server who host the traveler!





Default value:
NONE

Syntax:
HTTPDisableMethods=string

Example:
HTTPDisableMethods=trace

UI equivalent:
There is no kown UI setting for this notes.ini variable. But you can specify this setting in the notes.ini settings tab of the configuration settings document.


Applies to:
Server


Valid for version:
6.0.0

Entry created by:
Bastian W.