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Re: #160: Redirects and non-GET methods

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 08 Aug 2011 09:20:48 +0200
Message-ID: <4E3F8E50.9070600@gmx.de>
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
CC: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2011-08-08 07:10, Mark Nottingham wrote:
> ...
>> - I'm a bit unsure about what we should say about HEAD->303. IE's XHR apparently rewrites to GET, but the result probably doesn't make a difference for users of XHR. However, do we need to clarify the text about 303?
>
> Well, the idea of HEAD is to avoid the transfer of the body, so my initial thought is that it should be preserved.
> ...

Makes sense. So we should clarify the text for 303. Do we need a new 
ticket for that?

Best regards, Julian
Received on Monday, 8 August 2011 07:21:30 GMT

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