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Re: #160: Redirects and non-GET methods

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Mon, 8 Aug 2011 17:25:12 +1000
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <90B46E79-DBA7-4D51-B058-FC157E45BC46@mnot.net>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Yes; please go ahead and open one.

On 08/08/2011, at 5:20 PM, Julian Reschke wrote:

> 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

Mark Nottingham   http://www.mnot.net/
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