Review Request 115689: Fix khtml/ecma/xmlhttprequest.cpp to properly handle HEAD requests

Dawit Alemayehu adawit at
Sun Feb 16 19:10:07 GMT 2014

This is an automatically generated e-mail. To reply, visit:

(Updated Feb. 16, 2014, 7:10 p.m.)

Review request for kdelibs and Andrea Iacovitti.


Always send the "CustomHTTPmethod" meta data.

Bugs: 331007

Repository: kdelibs


Fix khtml/ecma/xmlttprequest.cpp such that it correctly handles HEAD requests without a noticable delay, i.e. use KIO::mimeType instead of KIO::get. Otherwise, the request will wait for the content which is not returned when doing a stat operation like HEAD.

Diffs (updated)

  khtml/ecma/xmlhttprequest.cpp b3707e7 
  kio/kio/job.cpp abb3dfd 



Tested HEAD redirection with


Dawit Alemayehu

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <>

More information about the kde-core-devel mailing list