The protobuf docs for the Any type <https://developers.google.com/protocol-buffers/docs/reference/google.protobuf#google.protobuf.Any> talk about the URL being a real URL, where an HTTP GET request will reply with encoded google.protobuf.Type message. The doc further states that URLs with no scheme assume HTTPS (and runtime support that I've seen looks like it intentionally leaves out the scheme when generating type URLs).
However, the given URL examples for all well-known types don't work. Any GET request for https://type.googleapis.com/<message> fails with a 404. The actual example in the Any doc is for google.protobuf.Duration, and https://type.googleapis.com/google.protobuf.Duration simply does not work. I don't necessarily need these to work, but I have written stuff for resolving types per the doc and have no out-of-the-box URLs I can play with to test it.. It seems like an issue that none of the documented examples actually work. ---- *Josh Humphries* jh...@bluegosling.com -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Protocol Buffers" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to protobuf+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/protobuf. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.