Purpose: A valid http URL value shall conform to the syntax specified in RFC 2616. http_URL = ‘http:’ ’’ host [ ‘:’ port ] [ abs_path [ ‘?’ query ]]

Test method

Execute the following Test Steps:

  • Send the following GetCapabilities request by GET: wfs.GetCapabilities.get.url?REQUEST=GetCapabilities&VERSION=1.1.0&SERVICE=WFS
  • Send the following GetCapabilities request by GET: wfs.GetCapabilities.get.url,REQUEST=GetCapabilities#VERSION=1.1.0#SERVICE=WFS


Reference(s): OGC 05-008c1, 11.1, p.54

Test type: Automated


former ETS tc: wfs:wfs-1.1.0-Basic-GetCapabilities-tc9.x

Contextual XPath references

The namespace prefixes used as described in

Abbreviation XPath expression (relative to wfs:WFS_Capabilities)
wfs:WFS_Capabilities /wfs:WFS_Capabilities
ows:ExceptionReport /ows:ExceptionReport