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GET Instead of POST on sasked.gov.sk.ca

From: Sean B. Palmer <sean@mysterylights.com>
Date: Sun, 20 Jan 2002 01:37:21 -0000
Message-ID: <001a01c1a153$02ce0c20$a3b90150@localhost>
To: <kuan.wang@sasked.gov.sk.ca>
Cc: "Public mail archive" <www-archive@w3.org>

Your site's discussion area [1] uses POST to bring up the various
threads and messages, which makes it impossible to refer to them
anywhere else. POST should be used for actions which may have
side-effects - anything for which the user should be notified if they
attempt to send the same data again. GET should be used for all other
situations; cf. [2]. Please change your forum so that it uses GET, to
enable people to use it effectively.


[1] http://www.sasked.gov.sk.ca/cgi-bin/forum/wwwboard.cgi
[2] http://www.w3.org/DesignIssues/Axioms#state

Kindest Regards,
Sean B. Palmer
@prefix : <http://purl.org/net/swn#> .
:Sean :homepage <http://purl.org/net/sbp/> .
Received on Saturday, 19 January 2002 20:38:05 UTC

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