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by vincentvp
Sun May 14, 2006 7:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: user-agent
Replies: 22
Views: 9345

Re: UA

The browser client recieve the information from the operating system. Although, neither Opera nor Firefox, etc. does know about ReactOS and think it is Windows 2000. We have to report a windows version because several apps rely on this value (for legacy compatibility reasons). Nevermind, but it's a...
by vincentvp
Sun May 14, 2006 5:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: user-agent
Replies: 22
Views: 9345

UA

The detection can be done from both server-side and client-side (by javascript -> navigator.userAgent). I think that user-agent string is not made just by browser, because te same browser and the same version of that browser can make different UA strings on different operating systems. But I don't k...
by vincentvp
Sun May 14, 2006 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: user-agent
Replies: 22
Views: 9345

user-agent

Hello! I'am working on OS/Browser detection tool and i want to do a detection of ReactOS too in order to distinguish ROS from Windows 2000, cause I know this system will one day completely remove Bills Win from user PCs ;-). The thing is, that Win2000 gives me the same user agent header as ReactOS a...