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Bug 183650 - http access should set User-Agent
http access should set User-Agent
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 98617
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2006-03-02 09:58 EST by Frank Ch. Eigler
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-03-02 10:26:16 EST
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Description Frank Ch. Eigler 2006-03-02 09:58:19 EST
Description of problem:
modsec-equipped httpd installations will reject anaconda's http installation
efforts, because it does not set a User-Agent: header in the http requests. 
This violates the "SHOULD" requirement in RFC2616 (section 14.43).

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Whatever's in FC5T3.

How reproducible:
Every time.
Comment 1 Frank Ch. Eigler 2006-03-02 10:00:15 EST
Particularly, the blank User-Agent part occurs during the initial
base/stage2.img download.  Later on, "urlgrabber/2.9.6" properly appears in the
Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2006-03-02 10:26:16 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 98617 ***

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