Bug 44037 - System.Net.WebClient not passing HttpRequestHeader.Authorization header
Summary: System.Net.WebClient not passing HttpRequestHeader.Authorization header
Alias: None
Product: Class Libraries
Classification: Mono
Component: System ()
Version: 4.6.0 (C8)
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: --- normal
Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-09-06 20:36 UTC by Bill Holmes
Modified: 2016-09-06 22:35 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

Program to reproduce (1.84 KB, text/plain)
2016-09-06 20:36 UTC, Bill Holmes

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Description Bill Holmes 2016-09-06 20:36:39 UTC
Created attachment 17355 [details]
Program to reproduce

Compile and run the attached cs file.

mcs test.cs
mono test.exe

Expected Output: 
The values of the Connection header are:
The values of the Authorization header are:
   Basic SGVsbG9UaGVyZUtleQ==
The values of the Host header are:

Actual Output:
The values of the Connection header are: 
The values of the Host header are: 

Notice the Authorization header is missing.  

This did work in Mono
Comment 1 Oleg Demchenko 2016-09-06 22:13:39 UTC
Seems to be fixed in latest version of mono from 4.6.0 branch.

Test app output: https://gist.github.com/olegoid/2e4427d0f42004618c77938ae77e19b8

Exact test env: https://gist.github.com/anonymous/f3097b6182fe495630d73faf318d75ff
Comment 2 Alexander Köplinger [MSFT] 2016-09-06 22:35:28 UTC
Yep, seems to be a duplicate of https://bugzilla.xamarin.com/show_bug.cgi?id=42408 which was fixed with https://github.com/mono/mono/commit/43b6145b58236c9d2b892f724fb3595ea3ad0c13