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Re: Support for compression in XHR?

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 09 Sep 2008 17:37:18 +0200
To: "Dominique Hazael-Massieux" <dom@w3.org>, "Geoffrey Sneddon" <foolistbar@googlemail.com>
Cc: "Boris Zbarsky" <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, public-webapps@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.ug70cgfd64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Tue, 09 Sep 2008 17:29:03 +0200, Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>  
> I'm sure it could, but if one implementation does it and another
> doesn't, this leads to interoperability problems - hence the usefulness
> of documenting it in the spec. Or this is there any catchall
> requirements in the spec that covers it?

The specification states that user agents SHOULD set the Accept-Encoding  
header and also states that encoded content MUST be decoded.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Tuesday, 9 September 2008 15:37:50 UTC

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