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Re: [xhr] statusText is underdefined

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2012 15:17:30 -0700
Message-ID: <4F723C7A.4050103@mit.edu>
To: Glenn Adams <glenn@skynav.com>
CC: public-webapps@w3.org
On 3/27/12 2:46 PM, Glenn Adams wrote:
> Is this really a problem?

Yes.  We've run into bug reports in the past of sites sending some 
pretty random bytes in the HTTP status text, then reading .statusText 
from script.  If we want interop here, we need to define the conversion.

> HTTP defines the form and encoding of the status text

Except it doesn't, last I checked.  Has that changed?

-Boris
Received on Tuesday, 27 March 2012 22:18:02 GMT

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