POST Location Test

The reply to POST method generated by submitting this form has a location header.

This test will determine if your browsing configuration correctly handles this case.

Step 1
Please enter something into the following edit box and click on the submit button to go to step 2.

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Step 3
Click on the refresh button in your browser.

If the value listed in the edit boxes changes when you do this, your configuration is caching this page. While this does not violate the technical letter of the HTTP 1.1 specification, it does violate the spirit of "semantic transparency."

Step 4
Please enter None into the this edit box and click on submit to go to step 5.

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Follow the directions in each numbered step in order.

Do not skip a step.

Some steps may be listed on other pages.

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