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Re: #160: Redirects and non-GET methods

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2011 09:27:28 +0100
Message-ID: <4E253FF0.6090704@gmx.de>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
CC: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2011-07-19 09:11, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Tue, 19 Jul 2011 09:15:14 +0200, Julian Reschke
> <julian.reschke@gmx.de> wrote:
>> On 2011-07-19 08:58, Yves Lafon wrote:
>>> On Mon, 18 Jul 2011, Julian Reschke wrote:
>>>> "For Opera/11.50 POST -> 307, popup to chose to redirect while
>>>> preserving the method."
>>>
>>> This is the popup I have for a 307:
>>> <<<
>>> The server wants to redirect your form.
>>>
>>> Press [Yes] to rePOST the form to the new destination.
>>>
>>> Press [No] to GET the new destination without resending the form.
>>>
>>> Press [Cancel] if you do not wish to continue.
>>
>> Oh - clearly a bug. Is this already reported?
>
> How is that a bug exactly? We have an open bug on removing this dialog
> though, asking the user makes little sense.

The bug is that it offers to do a GET. Why would you ever want that?
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