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[whatwg] page refresh and resubmitting POST state

From: Jeremy Orlow <jorlow@google.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Jun 2009 10:19:55 -0700
Message-ID: <5dd9e5c50906111019i6133581djd389f1a877441e69@mail.gmail.com>
> On Sat, 23 May 2009, Mike Wilson wrote:
> >
> > I was thinking about the resubmit problem in a general
> > context, specifically how browsers could make it possible
> > for web authors to create POSTing pages that avoids giving
> > the dreaded "do you want to resubmit" question at all,
> > independent of operation.
>
> Just do a redirect like Jonas describes, instead of returning the page
> contents directly. You can even redirect to the same URL.


This would cause additional network round-trips which is suboptimal.
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