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Re: PUT and DELETE methods in form@method

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Wed, 30 Mar 2011 14:46:19 +0200
Message-ID: <4D93261B.9040207@gmx.de>
To: Mounir Lamouri <mounir.lamouri@gmail.com>
CC: Dominik Tomaszuk <ddooss@wp.pl>, public-html-comments@w3.org
On 30.03.2011 14:33, Mounir Lamouri wrote:
> On 03/30/2011 02:04 PM, Dominik Tomaszuk wrote:
>>> You can found here the reasons of the removal:
>>> http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=10671
>> Well, I've seen it. But I do not find there any real reason to removal
>> PUT and DELETE (and HEAD?) from spec. The reason that PUT and DELETE
>> have no real use case for me is not true, because there are millions of
>> RESTful impelemntations that use PUT and DELETE (of course, use of
>> strange solutions because browsers do not support them).
> If you disagree with the removal (and the given reasons) you should
> reopen the bug and explain why you think these methods should be added back.
> You could also send a message to the WHATWG mailing list.

The reason why I suggested removal was that I found problems in the FF4 
beta, and that I felt it was underspecified in HTML5, and shipping it in 
FF4 would hurt things in the future.

That being said: let's get it specified properly and then move on.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Wednesday, 30 March 2011 12:46:56 UTC

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