[qutebrowser] Log in to Google Account using qutebrowser
javierayres at gmail.com
Wed Dec 4 02:26:07 CET 2019
I think you did everything right, it just seems that this check is not
based on the user agent.
If you want to make sure: find one of those pages that tell you your
user agent, add a line in your config.py with the page's domain, visit
it and check that it returns the user agent you wrote.
2019-12-03 15:35 GMT-03:00, Denis Khizhniak <4denis.kh at gmail.com>:
> HI Javier,
> Thank you for the tip. I'm new to qutebrowser and may have done something
> I've created the config.py file. Page *qute://version* says that is has
> been loaded.
> I have copied your lines and added one for '*.google.com', but with no
> Could you please point me in the right direction?
> вт, 3 дек. 2019 г. в 17:48, Javier Ayres <javierayres at gmail.com>:
>> Could this be solved with custom user agents? I have the following lines
>> in my config.py:
>> ua = 'Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64) AppleWebKit/537.36 ' \
>> '(KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/69.0.3497.128 Safari/537.36'
>> config.set('content.headers.user_agent', ua, '*.whatsapp.com')
>> config.set('content.headers.user_agent', ua, '*.slack.com')
>> On Tue, Dec 3, 2019, 12:40 Florian Bruhin <me at the-compiler.org> wrote:
>>> Hey Denis,
>>> On Tue, Dec 03, 2019 at 12:58:23PM +0100, Denis Khizhniak wrote:
>>> > I would like to switch to qutebrowser from Chromium but I can't log in
>>> > my Google account.
>>> > Every time I try I receive this message:
>>> > Couldn't sign you in
>>> > You are trying to sign in from a browser or app that doesn't allow us
>>> > to
>>> > keep your account secure.
>>> > Try using a different browser. Learn more
>>> > <https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/7675428?hl=en>
>>> > Could you please assist with this?
>>> > I have already tried to change *headers.user_agent* with no luck. Do
>>> > you
>>> > have any workarounds?
>>> This is a change by Google, targetting applications which aren't
>>> ask the user to sign in to their Google Account:
>>> I've heard about it before:
>>> but it seems to come and go, and I've never seen it with my own account
>>> so far.
>>> Not much qutebrowser can do I guess - you might want to contact Google
>>> way, but... good luck with that.
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> Best regards,
> Denis Khizhniak
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