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Re: Support for compression in XHR?

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Tue, 09 Sep 2008 09:02:44 -0400
Message-ID: <48C673F4.1090909@mit.edu>
To: Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
CC: public-webapps@w3.org

Dominique Hazael-Massieux wrote:
> The Mobile Web Best Practices Working Group is interested to know
> whether XmlHTTPRequest has any actual or planned support for compression

HTTP has Content-Encoding and Transfer-Encoding, no?  No special effort 
on the part of XMLHttpRequest is needed to make use of those, as long as 
the underlying HTTP implementation supports them.

-Boris
Received on Tuesday, 9 September 2008 13:13:01 GMT

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