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Re: XHR vs setting request headers

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Fri, 16 May 2008 10:43:09 -0500
Message-ID: <482DAB8D.9060604@mit.edu>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
CC: "Web API WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>

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

That could perhaps be done.  The initial implementation just does it no matter 
the MIME type so as to avoid making assumptions about particular types (always a 
good thing).

-Boris
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