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Re: Re: LWP - connection

by freak
on Apr 25, 2004 at 08:18 UTC ( #347942=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: LWP - connection
in thread LWP - connection

and if i connect throgh a proxy, so the website considers every connection as a unique, right ?

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Re: Re: Re: LWP - connection
by Corion (Pope) on Apr 25, 2004 at 08:23 UTC

    As some proxies also forward the original IP address, no, the website will most likely not consider your hits through proxy servers as unique.

    Stuffing a ballot or otherwise raising the hit count for a website isn't as easy as you think, because a good hit counter counts different things than just page requests - but you will have to find out yourself what the specific website considers a hit.

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