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Re: issue 325: When are Location's semantics triggered?, was: Protocols/APIs and redirects

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Wed, 14 Dec 2011 18:13:42 +0100
Message-ID: <4EE8D946.4000308@gmx.de>
To: Cameron Heavon-Jones <cmhjones@gmail.com>
CC: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>, "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>, Amos Jeffries <squid3@treenet.co.nz>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 2011-12-14 18:04, Cameron Heavon-Jones wrote:
> ...
> I don't think it makes a difference, a response should be parsed irrespective of the request although i don't know that this is definitively the case.
> I just checked Firefox and the same behaviour is seen, i would assume the same from the other browsers but i can do more tests to confirm.
> ...

What exactly did you check?

I'm VERY sure that browsers automatically follow a 302 + Location upon 
page navigation, no matter whether there's a payload or not.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Wednesday, 14 December 2011 17:21:03 UTC

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