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From Stefan Karpinski <stefan.karpin...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Using HTTP headers
Date Fri, 20 Feb 2009 19:39:43 GMT
Ok, that seems reasonable then. I just checked and Flash also supports it,
so that covers the two major categories of RIA applications. Carry on...

On Fri, Feb 20, 2009 at 11:13 AM, Dave Bordoley <bordoley@gmail.com> wrote:

> You can do it via XMLHttpRequest. Not sure if all JS libs support it
> but YUI does. No support via Forms though.
>
> dave
>
> On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 3:38 PM, Stefan Karpinski
> <stefan.karpinski@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Do browsers allow setting of custom headers? I'm fairly certain they
> don't,
> > meaning that any control of CouchDB accomplished that way would be
> > unavailable to pure CouchApps that run in a browser. That seems like a
> major
> > design limitation unless I'm missing something.
> >
> > On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 3:19 PM, Chris Anderson <jchris@apache.org>
> wrote:
> >
> >> On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 2:49 PM, Noah Slater <nslater@apache.org>
> wrote:
> >> > On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 05:46:20PM -0500, Paul Davis wrote:
> >> >> My only real point is that the whole issue is rather gray and we
> >> >> should look around to see if maybe there's already a proposed header
> >> >> of similar intent. The cache control was just me trying to make the
> >> >> point that this is mostly just the product of slight differences in
> >> >> interpretation. As clearly  demonstrated by the length and content
of
> >> >> the thread. :D
> >> >
> >> > I poked around the WebDAV RFC but found nothing of note.
> >> >
> >>
> >> Full-Commit clearly doesn't belong in the request body (that's where
> >> the doc goes) and it doesn't quite fit in the resource identifier
> >> either.
> >>
> >> There's not much left but the headers...
> >> http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3864 doesn't look like too much trouble,
> >> and then we'd   be playing by the rules.
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> Chris Anderson
> >> http://jchris.mfdz.com
> >>
> >
>

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