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Re^7: Why PM needs web stats

by DrHyde (Prior)
on Jul 13, 2012 at 10:36 UTC ( #981593=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^6: Why PM needs web stats
in thread Why PM needs web stats

It has no such policy. The proof? The 'userpass' cookie on this 'ere machine.

A sensible policy is to avoid making javascript and cookies etc a *requirement* unless they are absolutely necessary. Those oddballs who have a browser that doesn't do Javascript, or who choose not to run it, won't lose out. And the paranoiacs who don't accept cookies can still look at the site without logging in.


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Re^8: Why PM needs web stats
by Argel (Prior) on Jul 13, 2012 at 20:06 UTC
Re^8: Why PM needs web stats
by Anonymous Monk on Jul 13, 2012 at 22:30 UTC

    It has no such policy. The proof? The 'userpass' cookie on this 'ere machine.

    Of course, but you see no-other cookies.

    If in firefox, Start privacy mode, ctrl+shift+p, visit perlmonks, view a few nodes, view your cookies, observe no cookies of any kind

    ... oddballs ... paranoiacs ...

    Stay classy DrHyde

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