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Re: [XHR] responseType "json"

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 05 Dec 2011 11:56:53 +0100
To: "WebApps WG" <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.v50jc3tz64w2qv@annevk-macbookpro.local>
On Fri, 02 Dec 2011 14:00:26 +0100, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>  
> I tied it to UTF-8 to further the fight on encoding proliferation and  
> encourage developers to always use that encoding.

FYI, I also tied it to ECMAScript's definition of JSON, which has some  
restrictions in place that the JSON RFC does not have. Given that  
ECMAScript thus far had the only platform-based implementation of JSON it  
made sense for XMLHttpRequest to follow that.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 5 December 2011 10:57:26 UTC

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