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Re: [XHR] Uppercasing some HTTP methods

From: Simon Pieters <zcorpan@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 30 Mar 2007 23:26:47 +0200
To: "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: "Web API WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.tp0tuxuc7a8kvn@hp-a0a83fcd39d2>

On Fri, 30 Mar 2007 23:22:53 +0200, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>  
wrote:

> 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.

Ok. Fair enough.

-- 
Simon Pieters
Received on Friday, 30 March 2007 21:26:57 GMT

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