All Rails http verbs are UPPERCASE
Rails supports many http verbs, and in the rails source code they're handily organized by ietf rfc.
RFC2616 = %w(OPTIONS GET HEAD POST PUT DELETE TRACE CONNECT) RFC2518 = %w(PROPFIND PROPPATCH MKCOL COPY MOVE LOCK UNLOCK) RFC3253 = %w(VERSION-CONTROL REPORT CHECKOUT CHECKIN UNCHECKOUT MKWORKSPACE UPDATE LABEL MERGE BASELINE-CONTROL MKACTIVITY) RFC3648 = %w(ORDERPATCH) RFC3744 = %w(ACL) RFC5323 = %w(SEARCH) RFC4791 = %w(MKCALENDAR) RFC5789 = %w(PATCH)
Notice though that they're all upper case, so if you try to make an http request with lowercase
patch, then you'll get a crazy