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Re: [XHR] Comments on the latest public working draft

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 12 May 2008 17:13:41 +0200
To: "Sergiu Dumitriu" <sergiu.dumitriu@gmail.com>, public-webapi@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.ua1q83kt64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Tue, 22 Apr 2008 20:58:55 +0200, Sergiu Dumitriu  
<sergiu.dumitriu@gmail.com> wrote:
> Sorry if this was asked already but:
>
> - Why doesn't a redirect that violates the security restrictions throw  
> SECURITY_ERR, instead of NETWORK_ERR?

This makes it more forward-consistent with XMLHttpRequest Level 2 where we  
also don't distinguish between network failures and network security  
failures.


> - On the send algorithm, step 4 ("If stored method is GET act as if the  
> data argument is null"), why only GET and not HEAD, also?

In order to subset HTTP as little as possible.

Kind regards,


-- 
Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
<http://www.opera.com/>
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