HTTP requests to are rejected with 502 Bad Gateway if the User-Agent string contains any case variation of "X11; Linux".

Isn't Apple ID supposed to work for Apple gear?

@alexbuzzbee @sheogorath I went to check and works fine with my Fedora 29 & Firefox. Sounds like fake news to me.

@pro @alexbuzzbee

Maybe they got complaints, maybe they got it fixed, maybe it wasn't intended. There are many reasons why it works now.

Fun thing is I was talking about this today during lunch and at least the person I was talking with also said that he was wondering why this happens, so I guess it just got the needed attention to get fixed.

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