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Re: XHR vs setting request headers

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 16 May 2008 17:20:13 +0200
Message-ID: <482DA62D.2020909@gmx.de>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
CC: "Web API WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>

Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> Julian Reschke wrote:
>> When setting Content-Type twice, IE7 behaves as specified (sending a 
>> *broken* Content-Type header), while Firefox3 simply sends the second 
>> value that was set.
> 
> I should further note that Firefox3 will not send exactly the value that 
> was set; it will often change the charset param to match the encoding it 
> actually used for the data.
> ...

Yes, I noticed that. For instance, it happens for application/..+xml, 
where it's really useless. Shouldn't this be restricted to text/*?

BR, Julian
Received on Friday, 16 May 2008 15:20:56 GMT

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