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From Tim Ellison <t.p.elli...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [classlib] [luni] HttpURLConnection does not have the "Accept" header (HARMONY-6036)
Date Mon, 08 Dec 2008 16:32:42 GMT
Kevin Zhou wrote:
> The Accept request-header field can be used to specify certain media types
> which are acceptable for the response.
> The Accept: text/html, image/gif, image/jpeg, *; q=.2, */*; q=.2 is acquired
> when conducting HeaderTest on RI.
> It can be interpreted as: "I prefer any media type, but send me if it is the
> best available after an 80% mark-down in quality".
> This is a multi-part message in MIME format.
> I find that RI has such a support, but we doesn't.
> Is it necessary to follow RI's behaviors on this?
> I think our code does not have such a line.
> On Mon, Dec 8, 2008 at 8:04 PM, Tim Ellison <t.p.ellison@gmail.com> wrote:
>> (I understand what it does, just not which problem it solves.)

See above ;-)

Is it a problem that we don't reply with that Accept: ?


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