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IE5 bug, was... RE: MKCOL with entity request body

From: <ccjason@us.ibm.com>
Date: Mon, 24 May 1999 19:19:14 -0400
To: ejw@ics.uci.edu
cc: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
Message-ID: <8525677B.008013F9.00@D51MTA07.pok.ibm.com>

> The entire intent of this requirement was extensibility.  We wanted to
> ensure that implementors wouldn't add code that rejected a MKCOL immediately
> if it had a request body, since this would make future extension of MKCOL
> impossible.

In that case IE5 needs to fix this. :-)  IE5 closes the connection before even
reading the body.  It apparently is not prepared to accept a multi-status
Received on Monday, 24 May 1999 19:19:12 UTC

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