Bug 183650 - http access should set User-Agent
Summary: http access should set User-Agent
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 98617
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Version: 5
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Reported: 2006-03-02 14:58 UTC by Frank Ch. Eigler
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-03-02 15:26:16 UTC
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Description Frank Ch. Eigler 2006-03-02 14:58:19 UTC
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 15:00:15 UTC
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 15:26:16 UTC

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

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