[whatwg] <a href="" ping="">

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Wed Oct 26 11:35:00 PDT 2005

On Tue, 25 Oct 2005, Charles Iliya Krempeaux wrote:
> Yeah, that's my thinking too.  Perhaps we could use a totally new HTTP 
> method for this (instead of "GET", "POST", or any of the other existing 
> ones out there).  Maybe "PING"

We're not extending HTTP. Let's not bite off more than we can chew!

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