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Re: Refresh:

From: <tvaughan@aventail.com>
Date: 29 Apr 1999 13:55:58 -0700
To: "Andrew Prendergast" <ap@geekz.com.au>
Cc: "Fabian Wein" <wein@iis.fhg.de>, "Harold A. Driscoll" <harold@driscoll.chi.il.us>, <www-talk@w3.org>
Message-ID: <7qso9ji1sx.fsf@rehab.in.aventail.com>
"Andrew Prendergast" <ap@geekz.com.au> writes:

> The Location:.... in the HTTP headers does what's known as a HTTP
> referal.... META REFRESH is like a hacky povno version of it.

Umm... The idea behind Location: is to tell the browser to *go somewhere
else*. The idea behind REFRESH is to have the browser *re-load the current
page*.

-Tom
Received on Thursday, 29 April 1999 16:56:14 GMT

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