I tend to favor 1701 which is the bios generated error code for hard disk
drive / controller failure which was stolen from startrek NCC-1701 (saucer,
seperation, spin ups etc.) and when you got a 1701 error you were going no
On Thu, Jul 7, 2011 at 7:42 AM, Walter Lee Davis <wa...@wdstudio.com> wrote:
> I've used 409 (Conflict) a lot to signal back to my application that an
> Ajax request went wrong at the server level (409 and Ajax are both powerful
> household cleaner brands, so it's my private-joke-over-HTTP status). But if
> I want to be semantic at the error code level, what code best signals "you,
> the user, did something incomplete or wrong, so you are not getting a 200
> for your effort"?
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