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

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 26 May 2008 14:55:49 +0200
To: "Stewart Brodie" <stewart.brodie@antplc.com>
Cc: "Web API WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.ubrh7bqw64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Mon, 19 May 2008 12:47:23 +0200, Stewart Brodie  
<stewart.brodie@antplc.com> wrote:
> I don't think it is being specified.  My original suggestion was to add
> something saying that if the client chose to add the header then it  
> use "*/*" as the value.  Anne already rejected this on the grounds that
> existing desktop browsers send arbitrary values for the header.  I don't
> like that situation (I think those browsers are simply broken), but given
> that the desktop browsers aren't going to change to comply, accepted  
> that it could be left unspecified.

I changed this later on and made it do what you requested, by the way.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 26 May 2008 12:56:45 UTC

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