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Re: FORMs and GET

From: Paul Prescod <paul@prescod.net>
Date: Fri, 18 Jan 2002 18:41:33 -0800
Message-ID: <3C48DCDD.A6AE3610@prescod.net>
To: tvraman@almaden.ibm.com
CC: Micah Dubinko <MDubinko@cardiff.com>, www-forms@w3.org
tvraman@almaden.ibm.com wrote:
> Also note that most server-side processors including all the popular
> CGI libraries for the various popular languages
> will deliver GET and POST data in a uniform manner, i.e. it's usually
> a safe bet to POST data to something that looks like it will only
> accept a GET.

My concern is with the client, not the server. I constantly cut
GET-generated URLs out of my browser bar and paste them into emails and
documents. That's why HTML forms were designed the way they were.

 Paul Prescod
Received on Friday, 18 January 2002 21:42:54 UTC

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