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Re: [xhr2] PATCH support

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 06 Aug 2007 16:10:34 +0200
To: "Robert Sayre" <sayrer@gmail.com>
Cc: public-webapi@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.twm5nwh364w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Mon, 06 Aug 2007 16:00:22 +0200, Robert Sayre <sayrer@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 8/6/07, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com> wrote:
>> On Mon, 06 Aug 2007 15:38:52 +0200, Robert Sayre <sayrer@gmail.com>  
>> wrote:
>>> Partial resource updates are a pretty compelling use case for XHR2.
>>> You can always use POST for this, but it's a pain if you need to use
>>> POST for something else.
>>
>> What exactly would need to be supported?
>
> I think it should be required.

I actually hope we can solve the HTTP method stuff for real by the time  
XHR2 is ready. By having either a blacklist or whitelist depending on what  
is being implemented. (And having a list of method names that are to be  
uppercased before the request is made.)


-- 
Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
<http://www.opera.com/>
Received on Monday, 6 August 2007 14:10:34 GMT

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