I downloaded a browscap.ini file from browserhawk or something
recently that php choked on because of an error on the last line. I
deleted the line and it worked fine.

If you're using the apache module you can go: 'apachectl configtest'
and if there's a problem with the file it will let you know.

On Wed, 3 Oct 2001 11:02:16 -0500, Iván Milanez Castellanos wrote:
>Yeap I did download a browscap.ini from a web site, and yes I am
>aware of
>the functionality of the $HTTP_USER_AGENT variable, and yes I am
>aware of
>the fact that the browscap.ini file tells you what a browser is
>capable of
>hence the name BrowsCap (Browser Capabilities).
>The question was how do I get it to work properly, for even though I
>installed it in the directory where php.ini says it should be and
>uncommented the line pertaining to browscap.ini in the php.ini file
>I still
>can't get it to work.
>Iván Milanez
>"Richard Lynch" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote in message
>> #1.  Did you download a nice big browscap.ini instead of that
>>empty one
>> comes with PHP?...
>> #2.  Are you aware that $HTTP_USER_AGENT has the Browser in it,
>> complications of get_browser and browscap.ini?
>> #3.  You do realize that get_browser() only tells you what a
>>browser is
>> theoretically capable of, not what the user has
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>> From: IVáN Milanez Castellanos <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>> Newsgroups: php.general
>> Sent: Monday, October 01, 2001 7:21 PM
>> Subject: Having trouble using get_browser() function
>> > Hi, does anyone here know how to correctly configure php.ini to
>>be able
>> > use browscap.ini in linux so that I can get the get_browser()
>> > work properly, I need it because I'm building a statlog from
>>scratch for
>> my
>> > web site.
>> >
>> > Any help will be apreciated.
>> >
>> > Iván
>> >
>> > P.S. Sorry about my spelling but english is not my native
>> >
>> >

Mark, [EMAIL PROTECTED] on 10/03/2001

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