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Re: XHR LC comment: Accept header went from MUST NOT to SHOULD

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sat, 17 May 2008 10:23:24 +0200
Message-ID: <482E95FC.5040406@gmx.de>
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
CC: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Laurens Holst <lholst@students.cs.uu.nl>, "Web API WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>

Jonas Sicking wrote:
> ...
> If "*/*" is semantically the same as not sending the header at all, and 
> the former works with more servers, I would prefer that we use the former.
> ...

I would prefer not to silently change what the client requested.

If a server can't cope with it (evidence, please!), fix it.

BR, Julian
Received on Saturday, 17 May 2008 09:00:13 UTC

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