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Re: HTTP Method list in new XMLHttpRequest draft

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Wed, 27 Sep 2006 14:14:53 -0400
Message-ID: <c70bc85d0609271114x7d3218c1hc77e1fdca76f0181@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>

On 9/27/06, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com> wrote:
>
> On Wed, 27 Sep 2006 18:09:22 +0200, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
> wrote:
> > thanks for adding the methods from RFC2518/RFC3253/RFC3648/RFC3744.
> > However, I'm missing MKREDIRECTREF and UPDATEREDIRECTREF as defined in
> > RFC4437. Could these be added as well?
>
> Perhaps. There was some discussion on the member list (should've been
> here) about removing them again as it already states that they SHOULD be
> supported and they have not much to do with XMLHttpRequest at all.

Yah - I recommended having the whitelist consist of just GET and POST.
 I'm wary of much longer lists because it might suggest that we've
somehow vetted the operations, when that's not the case.

Mark.
Received on Wednesday, 27 September 2006 18:15:05 GMT

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