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Re: XHR2 and Sec-* headers

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Wed, 23 Feb 2011 11:16:21 +1100
Cc: public-ietf-w3c <public-ietf-w3c@w3.org>
Message-Id: <3AC0B814-5849-48C6-90EB-C9E97ECD9BEE@mnot.net>
To: "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@opera.com>
Fair enough, and I'm not set on changing it. Just worth a discussion, I think.

Richard's proposal was interesting, though; I think an "XHR-Dirty" header would meet your requirements, although it needs the server to enforce policy for new (non-enumerated) headers. 


On 22/02/2011, at 11:05 PM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:

> On Tue, 22 Feb 2011 09:32:07 +0100, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com> wrote:
>> For the record, this has been in XMLHttpRequest for a long time (February 2008) and has been through multiple Last Calls for which the HTTP WG has been notified. This is not a new Level 2 feature.
> I should probably add that just like Adam Barth I do not mind changing the design. Apart from the WebSocket protocol I do not believe it has been used thus far.
> -- 
> Anne van Kesteren
> http://annevankesteren.nl/

Mark Nottingham   http://www.mnot.net/
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