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Re: PUT and DELETE methods in form@method

From: Mounir Lamouri <mounir.lamouri@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 30 Mar 2011 00:02:40 +0200
Message-ID: <4D925700.7080104@gmail.com>
To: Dominik Tomaszuk <ddooss@wp.pl>
CC: public-html-comments@w3.org
On 03/29/2011 09:57 PM, Dominik Tomaszuk wrote:
> Hi all,
> 
> I wonder why the HTML(5) forms are not supported HTTP methods PUT and
> DELETE?
> Why to submit PUT or DELETE I must use JavaScript and XMLHttpRequest?

They were available and have been removed. They were even available in a
Firefox 4 beta (but removed before the final).
You can found here the reasons of the removal:
http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=10671

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Mounir
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