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Re: [opensuse-buildservice] Apt-get doesn't follow HTTP redirects
  • From: "Dr. Peter Poeml" <poeml@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2008 13:49:00 +0100
  • Message-id: <20080212124900.GF30274@xxxxxxx>
On Mon, Feb 11, 2008 at 05:27:05PM +0100, Dr. Peter Poeml wrote:
On Mon, Feb 11, 2008 at 04:55:08PM +0100, Carsten Hoeger wrote:
On Mon, Feb 11, Peter Pöml wrote:

What's the exact name of the user agent which apt sends?

User-Agent: Debian APT-HTTP/1.3

% grep APT /tmp/ | wc -l

Not an overwhelming amount per day, so no objections from my side to add a
workaround in the redirector configuration in order to serve the files
to APT...

Now, all user agents matching "APT-HTTP" are no longer redirected.

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