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Re: HTTP 303 and IE - Cool URIs for the Semantic Web

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2008 16:25:37 +0100
Message-ID: <47960AF1.5050004@w3.org>
To: bnowack@semsol.com
Cc: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>, public-sweo-ig@w3.org
Pfew! One issue less:-)

Thanks Benji

I.

Benjamin Nowack wrote:
> 
> Hi, just gave it a try.
> 
> IE 6 "failing" on 303s is not 100% true, it just doesn't let 
> you easily display a custom error message (which is what
> the blog post author tried). The important functionality
> is the redirect, and that works fine here, even with IE6.
> 
> HTH,
> Benji
> 
> --
> Benjamin Nowack
> http://bnode.org/
> 
> On 22.01.2008 22:23:54, Karl Dubost wrote:
>> Hi, I haven't tested myself,
>>
>> In this blog post, there is a test of the answer of IE with regards to  
>> different HTTP codes.
>> http://blog.jamtronix.com/2006/03/how_ie_handles_with_http_statu.html
>>
>> Cool URIS for the Semantic Web is encouraging the use of HTTP code 303
>> http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-cooluris-20071217/#r303uri
>>
>> On HTTP code 303, IE 6 fails and displays an error message. Did you  
>> check with IE 7? It seems that IE 8 will be released in the coming  
>> year, maybe it would be the right time to poke them about it.
>>
>> Best Regards.
>>
>> --
>> Karl Dubost - W3C
>> http://www.w3.org/QA/
>> Be Strict To Be Cool
>>
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> 
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