[Qtwebengine] Proof of concept - changing the order of http request headers

Florian Bruhin me at the-compiler.org
Mon May 11 23:15:49 CEST 2015


* CJ Ess <zxcvbn4038 at gmail.com> [2015-05-11 16:49:43 -0400]:
> Hello,
> I originally sent this to the downstream PhantomJS project, but they
> thought it was more of a QT issue so I should send it here. I would like to
> change the order of the HTTP request headers - technically the order
> doesn't matter, however because the order which PhantomJS sends them (which
> is the way that QTWeb sends them) is fairly unique, it's one of the things
> that Web Application Firewalls (layer 7 firewalls) key off of to keep out
> screen scrapers.

As mentioned in my other mail already, this list is for QtWebEngine,
which doesn't use QNetworkAccessManager.

But in this case, as QtWebKit isn't directly related to that diff
either, you might want to write to the Qt development ML instead:



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