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Re: [cors] Simplify CORS Headers (ISSUE-89)

From: Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>
Date: Wed, 26 May 2010 13:05:05 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTinky7GQTjYH1txOB_47AN2q-GCVmnjqCcdDWjbe@mail.gmail.com>
To: Tyler Close <tyler.close@gmail.com>
Cc: Adrian Bateman <adrianba@microsoft.com>, WebApps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Wed, May 26, 2010 at 9:08 AM, Tyler Close <tyler.close@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, May 24, 2010 at 8:23 AM, Adrian Bateman <adrianba@microsoft.com> wrote:
>> In IE, we only support Access-Control-Allow-Origin and combining with other values (albeit optional ones) that we don't support might be misleading. It also introduces some additional parsing that changes the behaviour from a simple comparison to a more complex parse and then compare.
>
> The above statement seems to imply that there are no plans for IE to
> support the optional features of CORS such as pre-flight and user
> credentials. Am I reading the statement correctly?

I don't mean to speak for Adrian, but Microsoft doesn't usually
comment on future product releases.  I suspect that's because of
various legal requirements in the US regarding forward-looking
statements.

Kind regards,
Adam
Received on Wednesday, 26 May 2010 20:06:02 GMT

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