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Re: XMLHttpRequest in IE7 with REPORT method

From: Helge Hess <helge.hess@opengroupware.org>
Date: Thu, 14 May 2009 19:51:16 +0200
Cc: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, WebDAV <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Message-Id: <68499DD0-AB66-46A8-A3DA-D6FFA28155E3@opengroupware.org>
To: Cyrus Daboo <cyrus@daboo.name>
On 14.05.2009, at 19:28, Cyrus Daboo wrote:
> Has any effort gone into defining a standard for tunneling  
> unsupported HTTP methods over, say, POST? That's what we will end up  
> doing if there is no solution on the browser side - but then our  
> webapp won't work with other servers unless they support POST- 
> tunneling too.

Its not a real standard, but maybe this would be an reasonable  
fallback option:

   X-HTTP-Method-Override

   http://code.google.com/apis/gdata/docs/2.0/basics.html

We do support that in our frameworks.

Greets,
   Helge
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