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Re: [XHR] responseXML.referrer

From: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 20 Sep 2013 13:22:45 +0200
To: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>, "Hallvord Steen" <hsteen@mozilla.com>
Message-ID: <op.w3pi77rmidj3kv@simons-macbook-pro.local>
On Fri, 20 Sep 2013 12:58:42 +0200, Hallvord Steen <hsteen@mozilla.com>  
wrote:

> Another issue exposed by  
> http://w3c-test.org/web-platform-tests/master/XMLHttpRequest/responsexml-document-properties.htm
>
> Gecko sets responseXML.referrer to the requesting URL. Most other  
> implementations set it to an empty string. Where is / should this be  
> spec'ed?

http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/multipage/dom.html#dom-document-referrer

The XHR spec doesn't seem to set "the document's referrer", so the value  
is the empty string per spec.

-- 
Simon Pieters
Opera Software
Received on Friday, 20 September 2013 11:23:19 UTC

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