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Re^2: Minor problem with 'save destination as' for code.

by blazar (Canon)
on Oct 20, 2008 at 11:11 UTC ( #718193=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Minor problem with 'save destination as' for code.
in thread Minor problem with 'save destination as' for code.

I see that you have duly updated your post: indeed I do hate "browser sniffing" too - there's been a time I have been called "the wgetter" because of my downloading habits. Back then, I stumbled upon a site that wouldn't let me download anything if I were not on either Exploder or Netscape, err... well... or Opera, I presume. Then I discovered how to send an arbitrary additional header; it was only later that the -U cli switch was added. But somehow you got me shocked yesterday! I was about to answer to the point of PerlMonks not behaving at all the way you described. Which in fact is the case! Indeed, the header I pasted in the root node of this thread was the output of a wget -S! Notwithstanding the fact that I have Live http Headers installed... ;)

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Re^3: Minor problem with 'save destination as' for code.
by smiffy (Pilgrim) on Oct 20, 2008 at 21:00 UTC

    Ooh, cool tool! /me installs livehttpheaders. Thanks for that.

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