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Re: Referer check within domain problem

by Abigail-II (Bishop)
on Nov 22, 2002 at 17:21 UTC ( #215193=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Re: Referer check within domain problem
in thread Referer check within domain problem

When you have a script which should only accept input from specific pages how do you control this?
I would never make such a script, because the premisis is flawed. HTTP was created as a stateless protocol, and that's how it works best. Why would a resource care which resource the user consulted before? Why try to funnel the user through a virtual corridor? HTTP wasn't designed for that, and any trick you try will eventually fail. As you found out.

Don't fight the system, work with it.


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