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Re: User confirmation and 307 redirects

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2010 09:58:44 -0700
Cc: Mark Pauley <mpauley@apple.com>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>, Adam Barth <ietf@adambarth.com>, httpbis <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
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To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>

On Aug 19, 2010, at 9:47 AM, Julian Reschke wrote:

> On 19.08.2010 18:38, Mark Pauley wrote:
>> We know about the 307 issue, and I believe it has been addressed.  Essentially, any piece of code that can't put up UI can't auto-follow a 307.
> 
> I'm not going to say "yes" or "no" here :-)
> 
> Just clarifying: the Safari issue I was talking about is not about the missing confirmation, but about the method rewriting.

Safari 5 will properly preserve the method on a 307 redirect (and possibly earlier versions, I didn't check how long ago the fix went in). We had this bug for a while in previous versions, but no longer do.

We do not show any UI on a 307.

Regards,
Maciej
Received on Thursday, 19 August 2010 17:56:04 GMT

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