xojo.net.httpsocket and redirects

I’ve been playing with the new framework httpsocket and it seems to work much better than the old httpsockets. With those I had to handle redirects myself (httpstatus of 301 or 302), but the new framework sockets seem to resolve these themselves. Before relying on this behavior, I wanted to ask if this is expected? That is, should the new framework httpSockets deal with redirects without any code on my part?

It is expected