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Re: [XHR] Uppercasing some HTTP methods

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 30 Mar 2007 23:22:53 +0200
To: "Simon Pieters" <zcorpan@gmail.com>
Cc: "Web API WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.tp0tofi564w2qv@id-c0020>

On Fri, 30 Mar 2007 23:18:54 +0200, Simon Pieters <zcorpan@gmail.com>  
wrote:
> The send(data) algorithm, step 4, says:
>
>     If method case-insensitively matches GET, POST, HEAD, PUT, DELETE or
>     OPTIONS the user agent must use convert it to its uppercase  
>     equivalent and let stored method be the result.
>
> Why not always uppercase method?

That would upset the HTTP gods.


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Anne van Kesteren
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