Bug 53292 - add support for HTTP status code 308
Summary: add support for HTTP status code 308
Alias: None
Product: Apache httpd-2
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Core (show other bugs)
Version: 2.5-HEAD
Hardware: All All
: P2 minor (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Apache HTTPD Bugs Mailing List
Keywords: FixedInTrunk, PatchAvailable
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-05-25 06:50 UTC by Julian Reschke
Modified: 2018-08-02 19:08 UTC (History)
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Proposed patch, adding 308 to the known redirect status codes (1.84 KB, patch)
2012-07-05 14:31 UTC, Julian Reschke
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Description Julian Reschke 2012-05-25 06:50:00 UTC
It's currently impossible to use the Redirect directive with status code 308 because:

"Other status codes can be returned by giving the numeric status code as the value of status. If the status is between 300 and 399, the URL argument must be present, otherwise it must be omitted. Note that the status must be known to the Apache code (see the function send_error_response in http_protocol.c)."-- <http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.2/mod/mod_alias.html#redirect>

Status 308 is defined in


as referenced from the IANA status code registry at

Comment 1 Julian Reschke 2012-07-05 14:31:25 UTC
Created attachment 29035 [details]
Proposed patch, adding 308 to the known redirect status codes
Comment 2 Stefan Fritsch 2012-07-15 21:55:09 UTC
Comment 3 Christophe JAILLET 2018-08-02 19:08:37 UTC
This is in the 2.4.x branch since 2.4.3

This is not in 2.2.x, but it is EOL now, so will never be there.