[whatwg] several messages about a way to disable referer headers for links

Anne van Kesteren annevk at opera.com
Sun Nov 4 04:40:08 PST 2007

On Sat, 03 Nov 2007 18:27:50 +0100, Krzysztof Żelechowski  
<giecrilj at stegny.2a.pl> wrote:
> Dnia 03-11-2007, sob o godzinie 08:42 +0000, Ian Hickson napisał(a):
>> Ok, I've added a rel value similar to "nofollow" called "noreferer" that
>> does this.
> While we are unable correct the spelling of "referer", we certainly need
> not duplicate it for "noreferrer".  There must be some end to this
> self-humiliation.

I think it's way better to stay consistent. Especially as the feature  
affects the Referer (sic) header.

Anne van Kesteren

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