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Re: XMLHttpRequest. Support for "OPTIONS *" method.

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2014 22:47:27 +0200
Message-ID: <CADnb78hcX6LsfHcV+r93Wk3Tid=96bJSGOtYgWOEC5XYwWKF2g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Валерий Котов <kotov.valery@gmail.com>
Cc: WebApps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Thu, Sep 4, 2014 at 8:32 PM, Валерий Котов <kotov.valery@gmail.com> wrote:
> Could you please tell if it is possible to send "OPTIONS *" http request by
> using XMLHttpRequest class?

That is not supported. I suspect adding support for it might create a
security vulnerability for servers as it is not something they
anticipate a browser to do.

Received on Thursday, 4 September 2014 20:47:54 UTC

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