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(Ovid) Re(4): POST vs GET & their intermingling.

by Ovid (Cardinal)
on Dec 29, 2000 at 22:45 UTC ( #48857=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: Re: POST vs GET & their intermingling.
in thread POST vs GET & their intermingling.

I'm curious about something in it, too:
action %URI; #REQUIRED -- server-side form handler --
Perhaps I am misunderstanding how they use their terms, but I thought action was an optional attribute, but this states that it is required. By default, action is the same URL from which the browser received the request. While I always explicitly state the action, I can see the utility of occasionally leaving this tag off. Is this something that has changed in the specification?

Cheers,
Ovid

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