[nSLUG] User agent spoofing
synrg at sanctuary.nslug.ns.ca
Tue Jan 23 11:42:26 AST 2007
On Tue, 23 Jan 2007 10:56:37 -0400
Ben Armstrong <synrg at sanctuary.nslug.ns.ca> wrote:
mispasted. should be:
In the Firefox User Agent Switcher, I have imported the following large list of UserAgent strings to try:
Unfortunately, this was little help. I tried first to impersonate Firefox 2.0 for XP, and then Firefox 1.5 Mac/OSX. These messages were the result:
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Firefox users need to install the following ActiveX compatibility plug-in:
Windows Media Player ActveX plug-in
To begin the installation, you may need to add our site to your list of
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No Windows Media Player or Flip4Mac plug-in detected!
If you are running an Intel based Mac, you need Flip4Mac.
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So it appears no amount of tweaking of the UserAgent string will fix this site. The content of the page will have to be rewritten to make it work.
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