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Re: file: referer

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Sun, 25 Sep 2005 21:05:09 +0100
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <1127678709.7201.0.camel@omega.thecoreworlds.net>

On Sun, 2005-09-25 at 22:43 +0300, Ville Skyttä wrote:
> > Example, for...

> > Referer: file:///d:/misc/test/homepage/httpd404.htm
> > 
> > ...offer to validate d:/misc/test/homepage/httpd404.htm
> > by upload (on a special "bad file:-referer" error page).

> The only user agent that uses the value of the "value" attribute for
> file upload inputs that I'm aware of is Lynx.

And Lynx doesn't sent referer headers for file: URIs anyway (nor, as far
as I know, does anything else).

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David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Received on Sunday, 25 September 2005 20:02:08 GMT

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