Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Clear questions and runnable code
get the best and fastest answer

Re^2: Dealing with An(?:no|on)ytroll

by tirwhan (Abbot)
on Nov 27, 2005 at 10:38 UTC ( #512003=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Dealing with An(?:no|on)ytroll
in thread Dealing with An(?:no|on)ytroll

I don't like IP-based bans, they're too much of an on/off switch which can hit the wrong people (think dial-up) and seems too drastic a measure. I thought that displaying the IP address would give additional information to readers which would be useful in their understanding of a node as well as in dealing with it. It appears that most people think even that is too harsh.

Debugging is twice as hard as writing the code in the first place. Therefore, if you write the code as cleverly as possible, you are, by definition, not smart enough to debug it. -- Brian W. Kernighan

Comment on Re^2: Dealing with An(?:no|on)ytroll

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://512003]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others surveying the Monastery: (9)
As of 2015-11-26 09:19 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 (696 votes), past polls