Re: Removing data from HTTP stream....

From: Wolfgang Ratzka <>
Date: Mon Aug 12 00:38:19 1996

Eric Wieling wrote:
>> What I want to do is remove the browser information that's sent
>> along with an HTTP request (...)

Justin Viiret <> writes:
    JV> Erm ... wouldn't that break a lot of web sites? A number of
    JV> sites use the browser name to do content negotiation on the
    JV> fly, (...) ?

As this is the kind of dirty trick that breaks proxy caching a proxy
cache should have any right to break that ;-).

[Sorry, couldn't resist...]

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Received on Mon Aug 12 1996 - 00:38:19 MDT

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