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Re: XMLHttpRequest: BOM detection for responseText

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 25 May 2007 13:53:39 +0200
To: "Alexey Proskuryakov" <ap-carbon@rambler.ru>
Cc: "Web API WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.tsvsnpbb64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Sat, 19 May 2007 20:57:46 +0200, Alexey Proskuryakov  
<ap-carbon@rambler.ru> wrote:
>>> 4. If charset is "null" and the Content-Type MIME type contains a
>>> charset parameter let charset be the value of that parameter.
>>
>> Shouldn't the charset parameter always overwrite everything?
>
>   The only thing it could override at this step is a charset deduced by  
> XML rules, and those already account for Content-Type (which is why I  
> wanted to terminate detection in step 3 :) ). Maybe this needs to be  
> mentioned explicitly to reduce confusion.

Done that, thanks!


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