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Re: Unsupported transport-layer encodings

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 23 Jan 2009 11:40:16 +0000 (UTC)
To: Alexey Proskuryakov <ap@webkit.org>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: Philip Taylor <pjt47@cam.ac.uk>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0901231139530.14270@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Tue, 2 Sep 2008, Alexey Proskuryakov wrote:
> 
> On Sep 2, 2008, at 11:35 AM, Ian Hickson wrote:
> 
> > Like a style sheet?
> 
> This issue was with a script (there is a reduced test case attached to 
> the bug).
> 
> > Script encodings are defined in HTML5 and as defined ignore the HTTP 
> > headers altogether.
> 
> Why? At least Safari and Firefox do not behave like that, I think the 
> spec should be changed to respect HTTP headers.

On Tue, 2 Sep 2008, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> 
> Respecting the encoding ok, but I do not believe the media type is 
> respected. I would be surprised if this changed in recent years.

On Tue, 2 Sep 2008, Alexey Proskuryakov wrote:
> 
> That's true, I was only talking about encoding.

I have now changed the spec in this direction.

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