[Mono-dev] HttpWebRequest method patch

Atsushi Eno atsushi at ximian.com
Wed Jan 31 11:44:25 EST 2007

Gert Driesen wrote:
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Robert Jordan" <robertj at gmx.net>
> To: <mono-devel-list at lists.ximian.com>
> Sent: Monday, January 29, 2007 12:46 PM
> Subject: Re: [Mono-dev] HttpWebRequest method patch
>> Hi Atsushi,
>> Atsushi Eno wrote:
>>> Well, it is very good idea to report this BUG to Microsoft and
>>> let them fix it. I will do that unless someone points out that
>>> our (a couple of lingr users') interpretation is wrong.
>>> I rather want judgement of the spec situation: whether HTTP methods
>>> like "posT" must retrieve request/response stream like POST.
>> Since Apache & IIS are both accepting case-insensitive method names
>> it's a good idea to switch to POST-like behavior in HttpWebRequest,
>> as implied by your patch.
>> Robert
> Atsushi, have your decided against changing our implementation to match that 
> of MS ?
No, as I haven't removed the related test that you added without any

(If you are saying that marking test as [Ignore] is a decision while
adding test without any agreement is not a decision, it is very strange.)

Atsushi Eno

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