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Re: Support for compression in XHR?

From: Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 09 Sep 2008 17:40:17 +0200
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: Geoffrey Sneddon <foolistbar@googlemail.com>, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, public-webapps@w3.org
Message-Id: <1220974817.19890.238.camel@localhost>

Le mardi 09 septembre 2008 à 17:37 +0200, Anne van Kesteren a écrit :
> On Tue, 09 Sep 2008 17:29:03 +0200, Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>  
> wrote:
> > 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.

But that's only relevant when receiving data, not sending it, isn't it?

Dom
Received on Tuesday, 9 September 2008 15:41:31 GMT

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