Re: [PBML] Re: Remote PC OS info
- Renu wrote:
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>> Can anybody tell me how can i get the OS information of a remoteDoes the reason to do that involve or for the web pages to be served?
> machine using Perl.?
If it is and if it's Perl-cgi then there are Perl-cgi news lists,
emailing lists. Such question would be better addressed there.
ENV var: HTTP_USER_AGENT
That's one way that I've heard of. But it is possible to send a faked
string of that. gets it from the web browser.
HTTP_USER_AGENT The browser type of the visitor
vast assortment of different strings. Here's a sampling of some:
Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0; DigExt)
Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X; en-US; rv:1.0.2) Gecko/20021120
Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.5a) Gecko/20030718