[Webtest] Setting User-Agent (newbie?)

Dierk Koenig webtest@lists.canoo.com
Thu, 13 Nov 2003 17:21:00 +0100


Hi Peter,

this is a known deficiency since httpunit chose to move the
user-agent header from the general settings to its own HttpUnitOptions.
You need a patch that was posted some time ago to this list :-)

cheers
Mittie

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> [mailto:webtest-admin@lists.canoo.com]On Behalf Of Peter Cruickshank
> Sent: Donnerstag, 13. November 2003 16:52
> To: webtest@lists.canoo.com
> Subject: [Webtest] Setting User-Agent (newbie?)
> 
> 
> Hi
> 
> I'm testing some php scripts to see how they handle spider detection. 
> 
> I am using the following config (following the example in the docs):
>       <config
>             host="192.168.1.100"
>             port="80"
>             protocol="http"
>             basepath="be70"
>             saveresponse="true"
>             resultpath="pages"
>             verbose="true"
>       >
>          <header name="User-Agent" value="spider"/>
>       </config>
> 
> But when I output the server variables (ie $_SERVER ) from PHP, 
> it tells me 
> that:
> HTTP_USER_AGENT=httpunit/1.5
> 
> (This is running Apache 2.0.47 with PHP 4.3.1 on Mandrake 9.1)
> 
> ... what am I doing wrong? How do I change user--agent?
> 
> Thanks in advance!
> 
> -- 
> Peter Cruickshank
> peter at cruickshank dot biz
> 
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