Archive for January, 2012

Women’s guide to HTTP status codes for dealing with unwanted geek advances

Saturday, January 21st, 2012

Here’s a women’s guide to the most useful HTTP status codes for dealing with unwanted geek advances. Someone should make and sell a deck of these.


301 MOVED PERMANENTLY
303 SEE OTHER
305 USE PROXY
306 RESERVED
307 TEMPORARY REDIRECT
400 BAD REQUEST
401 UNAUTHORIZED
402 PAYMENT REQUIRED
403 FORBIDDEN
404 NOT FOUND
405 METHOD NOT ALLOWED
406 NOT ACCEPTABLE
407 PROXY AUTHENTICATION REQUIRED
408 REQUEST TIMEOUT
409 CONFLICT
410 GONE
411 LENGTH REQUIRED
412 PRECONDITION FAILED
413 REQUEST ENTITY TOO LARGE
414 REQUEST-URI TOO LONG
415 UNSUPPORTED MEDIA TYPE
416 REQUESTED RANGE NOT SATISFIABLE
417 EXPECTATION FAILED
422 UNPROCESSABLE ENTITY
423 LOCKED
424 FAILED DEPENDENCY
426 UPGRADE REQUIRED
500 INTERNAL SERVER ERROR
501 NOT IMPLEMENTED
502 BAD GATEWAY
503 SERVICE UNAVAILABLE
504 GATEWAY TIMEOUT
507 INSUFFICIENT STORAGE
508 LOOP DETECTED
510 NOT EXTENDED

Source: Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) Status Code Registry