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Re: cookies and XMLHttpRequest

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Sun, 23 Apr 2006 04:37:50 -0700
Message-ID: <444B670E.5030802@sicking.cc>
To: David Flanagan <david@davidflanagan.com>, Web APIs WG <public-webapi@w3.org>

David Flanagan wrote:
> Your XMLHttpRequest draft of 05 April 2006 specifies that XMLHttpRequest 
> should automatically include cookies in outgoing requests.
> 
> But it does not specify what should be done with cookies included in 
> incoming responses.

What does current implementations do? Are the cookies available through 
.responseXML.cookies? Note that the document would probably have to be 
an XHTML document for that to work (which means that it won't work in IE 
since it doesn't support XHTML).

/ Jonas
Received on Sunday, 23 April 2006 11:44:07 GMT

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