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Re: On the way to v1.0: some new tests/bugs/fixes/questions

From: Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 21 Jul 2008 15:07:37 +0200
To: Francois Daoust <fd@w3.org>
Cc: Miguel Garcia <miguel.garcia@fundacionctic.org>, public-mobileok-checker <public-mobileok-checker@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1216645657.11416.77.camel@altocumulustier>

Le jeudi 17 juillet 2008 à 15:53 +0200, Francois Daoust a écrit :
> >> - ExternalResources: caching directives are not taken into account (an
> >> image is counted only once, even if it's served with a no cache
> > directive)
> > 
> > Caching directives are not taken into account. 
> 
> The question is: should they? I have no idea about what a browser does 
> when rendering a page that contains 10 times the same image served with 
> a "no-cache" directive. Does it request the image 10 times? Or is part 
> of the same page rendering, and the page is requested only once?
> 
> In short, is it a bug (that we may fix later anyway, because I think 
> it's minor since we already return caching messages) or is it normal?

It is normal to count an image only once, even if that image is served
with a no-cache directive; we tested it back then to see what mobileOK
should say about it:
http://www.w3.org/2007/06/test-html-no-cache.html

Dom
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