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Harikrishna Gorrepati
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Hi, Do we ever use Http methods like doHead(), doDelete(), doHead(), doTrace() etc..anywhere ? I have never come across these..Please provide some examples if you have any.


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Frits Walraven
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Hi, Do we ever use Http methods like doHead(), doDelete(), doHead(), doTrace() etc..anywhere ? I have never come across these..Please provide some examples if you have any.


I agree, i haven't seen any implementations of those in the real world

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Bear Bibeault
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Browsers are not the only possible clients. These HTTP methods are frequently used for web services.


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Frits Walraven
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I have still more books to read....
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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