On 9 April 2018 at 04:30, Tobias Wendorff
> Am So, 8.04.2018, 17:47 schrieb Jorge Gustavo Rocha:
>> Even if the user changes the UserAgent in settings, the string "
>> QGIS/version" is always added to the User Agent defined. So, the User
>> Agent is in fact "Mozilla/5.0 QGIS/3.x".
> I've seen quite a lot WMS proxies blocking requests containing
> "QGIS" and "GDAL" in user-agent. I like the way it's hardcoded
> in QGIS. When a service provider doesn't allow loading his content
> into QGIS, the user should accept this and don't easily override
> this :)
Also fulcrum - for some unknown reason they block direct geojson
access to datasets unless you spoof a standard browser user agent.
(If anyone reading is a paying Fulcrum customer, please hassle them
about this. It's a silly restriction which really negatively impacts
on their otherwise great offering. )
> Just for the notes: actually, there are also blacklists for ArcGIS
> clients. It's an easy way to protect web-viewer only WMS from
> being loaded or grabbed from a desktop GIS or CLI.
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