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[Bug 1491] Follow redirects

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Date: Wed, 04 Apr 2007 04:40:21 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=1491


ot@w3.org changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|REOPENED                    |RESOLVED
         Resolution|                            |INVALID




------- Comment #4 from ot@w3.org  2007-04-04 04:40 -------
(Follow-up to comment #3)
> I don't see why you complain that the validator does not follow redirect. It does, but fails to follow it to 
> an acceptable target, and detects a redirect loop. I haven't had time to look into it thoroughly, but I 
> suspect your redirection code is broken for user agents that do not accept cookies.

Indeed. Testing with my browser and refusing the cookie got me in a redirection
loop. 
Your redirection code is broken.
Closing INVALID.
Received on Wednesday, 4 April 2007 04:40:22 GMT

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