Does Microsoft Slow Down Onedrive Performance on Linux?

http://www.techradar.com/news/microsofts-onedrive-performance-on-linux-is-causing-quite-a-storm

The interesting point here is that when using a Windows PC on the exact same connection with the OneDrive app, everything runs smooth and fast.

And the plot gets thicker, as these Linux users have observed that changing the browser’s user-agent string (the text a browser sends to a site to identify itself) to either Microsoft’s Edge or IE speeds the OneDrive web experience up to a fluid level on a Linux (or Chrome OS) system.

 

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