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Re: ISSUE-98: open(): requesting a URI with a fragment identifier

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sun, 29 Oct 2006 15:54:31 +0100
To: Web APIs WG <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-id: <op.th6uc5jo64w2qv@id-c0020.oslo.opera.com>

On Sun, 29 Oct 2006 15:49:46 +0100, Web APIs Issue Tracker  
<dean+cgi@w3.org> wrote:
> http://tc.labs.opera.com/apis/XMLHttpRequest/open/017.htm suggests that
> Internet Explorer and Opera literrally request "017.txt#foobar" from the
> server, where Firefox just requests "017.txt".

Seems I was wrong about Opera. It seems that Safari, Opera and Firefox all  
drop the fragment identifier before making the request. The specification  
will mandate this. I will close this issue once that's reflected in the  
specification.


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Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
<http://www.opera.com/>
Received on Sunday, 29 October 2006 14:55:18 GMT

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