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Re: [XMLHttpRequest] update from the editor

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 14 May 2007 13:09:24 +0200
To: "Jonas Sicking" <jonas@sicking.cc>, "Maciej Stachowiak" <mjs@apple.com>, "Web APIs WG" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.tsbc9ytt64w2qv@annevk.oslo.opera.com>

On Wed, 09 May 2007 00:49:56 +0200, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc> wrote:
> Anne: was there a reason 'text/xsl' was included other than "IE does  
> it"? Or is it known to actually break sites?

A Contributor from WebKit implementing XMLHttpRequest requested it to be  
included for compatibility with their implementation. I didn't see any  
harm in adding it. Internet Explorer does not appear to recognize this  
MIME type by the way and Opera currently doesn't check MIME types at all  
(oops!).


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Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
<http://www.opera.com/>
Received on Monday, 14 May 2007 11:09:43 GMT

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