W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-script-coord@w3.org > October to December 2012

Re: [whatwg] Document referrer and script entry point

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 22 Oct 2012 21:31:01 +0000 (UTC)
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
cc: Bobby Holley <bobbyholley@gmail.com>, Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>, public-script-coord@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1210222129240.2471@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Mon, 22 Oct 2012, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> On 10/22/12 2:04 PM, Ian Hickson wrote:
> > I don't really understand the question. Surely document.referrer 
> > should just return whatever was used in the Referer HTTP header, no?
> 
> Well, sure.  But the question is about what _that_ should be.

Oh, ok. I was confused by the reference to the DOM API.

The HTTP header should be set as defined here:

   http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#fetch

Is this not sufficiently well defined?

-- 
Ian Hickson               U+1047E                )\._.,--....,'``.    fL
http://ln.hixie.ch/       U+263A                /,   _.. \   _\  ;`._ ,.
Things that are impossible just take longer.   `._.-(,_..'--(,_..'`-.;.'
Received on Monday, 22 October 2012 21:31:26 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Wednesday, 8 May 2013 19:30:07 UTC