Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 23372
webxref should set Host header in HTTP request
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:59 EDT
When webxref sends a HTTP request to a server to verify whether a given URL
is valid, it should set the "Host:" header in the request, because
otherwise some servers (e.g., ones that are sitting behind proxies) won't
be able to process it.
I'll attach a patch. The fix is very simple.
Created attachment 7084 [details]
patch to make webxref set Host: header in HTTP requests
I applied the patch included in this report as well as the other patches you
submitted. You should see the unified patch in the webxref-0.3.5-12 package
located in rawhide the next time rawhide gets an update. I am resolving this as