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Re: ISSUE-71: setRequestHeader has too many header restrictions

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Fri, 07 Apr 2006 12:16:05 -0700
Message-ID: <4436BA75.8000609@sicking.cc>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: Web APIs WG <public-webapi@w3.org>

Ian Hickson wrote:
> On Thu, 6 Apr 2006, Web APIs Issue Tracker wrote:
> 
>>* Accept-Charset
>>* Accept-Encoding
> 
> These it makes no sense to remove. They're only useful for the UA because 
> the UA is the one that's gonna handle the charset and encoding aspects.

The use-case that was brought up for Accept-Charset was that someone may 
want an ascii-only result back.

/ Jonas
Received on Friday, 7 April 2006 19:16:12 GMT

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