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Re: ISSUE: Expect Header Field Problem

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 31 Jul 1998 13:03:43 -0400
Message-Id: <3.0.5.32.19980731130343.00baa140@localhost>
To: Scott Lawrence <lawrence@agranat.com>
Cc: http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com
At 20:47 7/28/98 +0000, Scott Lawrence wrote:

>... but have you tested what happens with old servers (and CGI programs) if
>you send them new methods?  At least in the case of CGIs they often ignore
>the method - in short, you have exactly the same situation faced by Expect,
>but more complex. 

Does the server ignore them as well and just hands off the script regardless?

I don't have an exhaustive list - do you have some data? Is so then I can
try and check around to see about other servers as well.

Thanks,

Henrik
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World Wide Web Consortium
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Received on Friday, 31 July 1998 10:09:07 EDT

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