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Fetch is [http://fetch.spec.whatwg.org/ fetch.spec.whatwg.org] and will define [http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/multipage/fetching-resources.html#fetch HTML fetch] and CORS as a set of coherent algorithms rather than the intertwined mess we have now. It will also deal with the following:
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* Deal with authentication (URLs containing username/password, servers responding with 401)
 
* Deal with authentication (URLs containing username/password, servers responding with 401)
 
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* Define HTTP context for data: URLs, about:blank, and file: URLs.
 
* Define HTTP context for data: URLs, about:blank, and file: URLs.
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* Progress Events
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[[Category:Spec coordination]]

Revision as of 10:11, 24 November 2012

Fetch is fetch.spec.whatwg.org and will define HTML fetch and CORS as a set of coherent algorithms rather than the intertwined mess we have now. It will also deal with the following:

  • Deal with authentication (URLs containing username/password, servers responding with 401)
  • Deal with URL processing
  • Define HTTP context for data: URLs, about:blank, and file: URLs.
  • Progress Events