Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
laziness, impatience, and hubris

What is the 'sexisgood' parameter for?

by blazar (Canon)
on May 05, 2005 at 13:16 UTC ( #454346=monkdiscuss: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

In the Perl Monks User Search node (including "my own"), if I change any option and press the Search button, I get an URL containing the sexisgood=Search parameter assignment, which is blocked by our squid. Now this is annoying, and I'm about to ask the admins to unblock it, but still I wonder what it is really for, since removing it manually doesn't seem to do any harm...

Comment on What is the 'sexisgood' parameter for?
Download Code
Replies are listed 'Best First'.
Re: What is the 'sexisgood' parameter for?
by jasonk (Parson) on May 05, 2005 at 13:21 UTC

    Did you try viewing the source of the search page? 'sexisgood' is the name of the submit button.

    We're not surrounded, we're in a target-rich environment!
Re: What is the 'sexisgood' parameter for?
by Ovid (Cardinal) on May 05, 2005 at 22:07 UTC

      I guess those who go around reading the source to web pages need to be reminded?

      90% of every Perl application is already written.
Re: What is the 'sexisgood' parameter for?
by dynamo (Chaplain) on May 05, 2005 at 17:04 UTC
    'sexisgood=Search' is misplaced in that URL, it should be a short entry in the poetry section.

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: monkdiscuss [id://454346]
Approved by sweetblood
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others taking refuge in the Monastery: (3)
As of 2015-11-26 20:13 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    What would be the most significant thing to happen if a rope (or wire) tied the Earth and the Moon together?

    Results (707 votes), past polls