HTTP - Client (User agents)

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1 - About

An HTTP client in HTTP is also known as the user agents because user-agent is the name of a header field that identify the client.

Every web client is a HTTP client.


3 - Id

HTTP identifies the client (ie user-agent_ using the user-agent header (even when the client is not operated by a user).

4 - List

4.1 - Java

4.2 - Curl

URL - cURL (Client for URLs)

Call an host on a webserver without modifying the host file

curl --user-agent "Mozilla 5.0" -H "Host:"

5 - Documentation / Reference