By default, Akamai honors GET, HEAD, and OPTIONS requests to your origin. Include this behavior to allow HTTP requests using the PUT method.
When set to Allow, PUT requests pass to the origin, but the content isn’t cached. When you don't specify this behavior set it to Deny, Akamai edge servers deny all PUT requests to this property with a 501
Not Implemented response.
PUT requests require a
Content-Length header, or they result in a
411 Length required error. The error occurs even if the PUT request doesn’t contain a body. If you enable Allow PUT, include this header with a request and indicate the size of the message body, in bytes. If the PUT request doesn't have a body, the header needs to be set to
If you don't want to include the
Content-Lengthheader with requests, you can add the Allow POST behavior to your rule and enable its Allow POST without Content-Length header option. This also enables this functionality for the Allow PUT behavior.
|What it does
|Allows or denies the HTTP requests using the PUT method.
Updated 11 months ago