Re: Recognition of browser type

Mark Galli (mgalli@fnsg01.fnal.gov)
Sat, 8 Apr 95 10:26:21 -0500


Date: Sat, 8 Apr 95 10:26:21 -0500
From: mgalli@fnsg01.fnal.gov (Mark Galli)
Message-Id: <9504081526.AA21567@fnsg01.fnal.gov>
To: www-html@www10.w3.org
Subject: Re: Recognition of browser type

>Hi,
>
>Is it possible to have your http server recognize what
>type of browser is requesting a document ( i.e. Netscape,
>Mosaic, etc. ) ?

>>The user-agent header carries this info (part of the request header). A
>>HTTP 1.0 conformant server should be reading this...

How do you obtain the information in the request header?  Can someone
point me to some documentation on this?

Thanks,
Mark

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Mark B. Galli
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