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Re: User confirmation and 307 redirects

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2010 14:12:00 +0200
To: "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: "Yves Lafon" <ylafon@w3.org>, "Adam Barth" <ietf@adambarth.com>, httpbis <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, "Maciej Stachowiak" <mjs@apple.com>
Message-ID: <op.vhoph9dq64w2qv@anne-van-kesterens-macbook-pro.local>
On Thu, 19 Aug 2010 14:09:20 +0200, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>  
> On 19.08.2010 13:58, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> If you do not want to show UI or inform the user of something most users
>> cannot comprehend and you do not want to do something "dangerous" it
>> seems somewhat okayish to issue a GET instead.
> Yes, but in that case 307 is the wrong status code; use 303 instead.

Except that the browser cannot control what status code the server gives.  

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Thursday, 19 August 2010 12:12:44 GMT

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