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Re: idempotence of POST

From: Dave Oxley <david.oxley@workplace-systems.plc.uk>
Date: Thu, 20 Nov 2003 12:48:04 -0500 (EST)
Message-ID: <3FBCFDF2.2090801@workplace-systems.plc.uk>
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org


This was a message from '96 that I found with a Google search. Was this 
ever implemented and how? If not, is there another way to achieve this?

   a) allow GET to take a body
   b) add a new method, GET-with-body (spelled how you like)
   c) allow the return value of POST to indicate that the request
      can be repeated safely.

Please reply off list as I'm not subscribed. Cheers.

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