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Re: URI handling for Location

From: Daniel Stenberg <daniel@haxx.se>
Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2009 14:30:33 +0200 (CEST)
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.1.10.0903301429050.15090@yvahk2.pbagnpgbe.fr>
On Mon, 30 Mar 2009, Anne van Kesteren wrote:

> The definition of the Location header differs in various ways of how at 
> least Web browsers need to deal with them to interoperate with content on 
> the Web:

Of course they don't NEED TO do this but since some browsers started doing 
this crap a long time ago, the lazy web authors just went with what worked and 
now everything else on the planet that wants to play HTTP like the browsers do
are forced to follow along with these stupidities...


  / daniel.haxx.se
Received on Monday, 30 March 2009 12:31:23 UTC

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