403 forbidden with lynx www browser

Sylvain BERTRAND sylvain.bertrand at gmail.com
Mon Nov 23 23:00:01 UTC 2015

On Mon, Nov 23, 2015 at 07:31:15PM +0000, Nelson, Erik - 2 wrote:
> B.R. Monday, November 23, 2015 2:26 PM
> On Mon, Nov 23, 2015 at 12:23 AM, Sylvain BERTRAND <sylvain.bertrand at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>That's why I'm posting here: *Only nginx* www sites does block lynx. Something
> >>is not right there: a default aggressive blocking policy from nginx?
> >​There is a difference between 'only websites I visit which happen to
> >use nginx' and 'every nginx websites'
> That may be true, but it's missing the point.  This has come up before on the
> ML.  The point is that he has observed something systemic.  Maybe it's a
> default configuration that's tighter (as he suggested), maybe it's that
> admins who use nginx just hate lynx, or maybe it's something else.
> Whatever it is, there's *something* about nginx that's different.

You got it right.

The last web site... a friend sent me the link (:p), had to remove the user-agent from http headers.


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