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From Jared Scheel <jare...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Allow overridden request methods
Date Thu, 14 May 2009 14:04:11 GMT
True, true. It would definitely get around that.

-Jared

On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 8:29 AM, Brian Candler <B.Candler@pobox.com> wrote:
> On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 07:08:21AM -0500, Jared Scheel wrote:
>> Hmm, didn't think about that. I guess you will need to have some kind
>> of request body anyways. Do you think that the request method should
>> be set in the data though, or should it be set in the header, since
>> the method/header defines how the data should be interpreted? I know
>> that's just splitting hairs, but there was some concern about keeping
>> the api as clean as possible.
>
> I think the whole point is to support minimal HTTP clients. If they don't
> support PUT or DELETE, there's a good chance they don't support custom HTTP
> headers either.
>

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