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#1132 closed enhancement (fixed)

Opened April 18, 2007 06:35PM UTC

Closed April 18, 2007 06:36PM UTC

Remove connect:close header workaround

Reported by: joern Owned by: joern
Priority: minor Milestone: 1.1.3
Component: ajax Version: 1.1.2
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:

jQuery contains a workaround for a bug in pre 1.5 Firefox that can be safely removed (anything older then FF 1.5 isn't supported anyway).

The relevant lines:

// Make sure the browser sends the right content length
if ( xml.overrideMimeType )
	xml.setRequestHeader("Connection", "close");

Link to some resources about the issue:

The root cause of the hack (Dan just touched on it):

Message reporting that the above bug was fixed in the 11 Sep 2004 build :

Two bugs from prototype (the second is marked duplicate):

Resulting from a recent discussion:

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Changed April 18, 2007 06:36PM UTC by joern comment:1

resolution: → fixed
status: newclosed

Fixed in [1733].