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Re: Evaluating HTTP Methods in the Spec

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 20 Dec 2007 03:50:05 +0000 (UTC)
To: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>
Cc: Adam van den Hoven <adam.vandenhoven@gmail.com>, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "public-html@w3.org Tracking WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0712200349350.22033@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Wed, 19 Dec 2007, Roy T. Fielding wrote:
> 
> A better design for forms would have placed the method attribute on the 
> button element (or input type=submit) instead of the form element. That 
> is, after all, how most other form interfaces work.  I assume it is too 
> late to fix that bug.

On the contrary, Web Forms 2 introduces that very feature.

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