"The land before modern APIs" by Darius Kazemi(@darius)
Nice history of HTTP status codes.
"""The numeric codes are assigned by groups [to] hopefully cover other protocols besides RJE (like FTP)."""
This is from RFC 360, about a Remote Job Entry protocol (RJE), submitted in 1972. You know you're in deep, when reading a three-digit IETF RFC!
#1970s #retro #nostalgia
@darius nice piece.Just missing a line about 418 ;)
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