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[whatwg] "Content-Disposition" property for <a> tags

From: Nils Dagsson Moskopp <nils@dieweltistgarnichtso.net>
Date: Fri, 3 Jun 2011 14:09:45 +0200
Message-ID: <20110603140945.2250ab37@desudesudesu>
Eduard Pascual <herenvardo at gmail.com> schrieb am Fri, 3 Jun 2011
10:23:25 +0200:

> This grants the ability for any content provider to use an explicit
> "Content-Disposition: inline" HTTP header to effectively block
> "download links" from arbitrary sources.

? thus placing a burden on content providers. If browser makers think
content providers cannot even get their MIME types right (see image /
video sniffing discussion), what makes you think anyone would configure
headers for no immediate benefit?

Nils Dagsson Moskopp // erlehmann
Received on Friday, 3 June 2011 05:09:45 UTC

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