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Re: XMLHttpRequest: Why list HTTP method names

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 13 Oct 2006 01:59:28 +0200
To: "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Cc: "Subbu Allamaraju" <subbu.allamaraju@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <op.thb19ec564w2qv@id-c0020.wanadoo.nl>

On Wed, 11 Oct 2006 15:42:18 +0200, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>  
wrote:
> I'd like to add that one of the reasons for talking about this at all is  
> to *prevent* people from only supporting GET/HEAD/POST .-)

We can test the statements in the specification in the testsuite. As  
mentioned, I don't think it's appropriate for XMLHttpRequest to say which  
methods have to be supported.


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Anne van Kesteren
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