[whatwg] Fwd: XMLHttpRequest for missing file

Thomas Broyer t.broyer at gmail.com
Fri Jun 29 05:27:57 PDT 2007

Oops, sorry, answered to public-html instead of whatwg, resend...

2007/6/29, Kristof Zelechovski:
> IE7 does not allow XML-HTTP-Requesting a local file whether it exists or
> not.

Yes, and note that other browsers I've tested (Firefox, Opera 9 and
Safari for Windows) return 0 as xhr.status and an empty string as
xhr.statusText when the file exists.

Thomas Broyer

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