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Re: [XHR] send doesn’t explain what to do when method is GET

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 14 Dec 2007 19:35:35 +0100
Message-ID: <4762CCF7.5010606@gmx.de>
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
CC: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, public-webapi@w3.org

Jonas Sicking wrote:
> Does any currently released browse include the body when doing an XHR 
> GET request? If a big majority of them currently drop the body, then it 
> seems like it would help interoperability if the spec explicitly stated 
> that the body should be dropped.

Disagreed. Please do not try to standardize HTTP APIs that profile what 
HTTP allows.

Besides that, Björn already reported that both IE7 and FF happily pass 
the body, as they should (IMHO).

> ...

BR, Julian
Received on Friday, 14 December 2007 18:36:02 UTC

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