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    Users Online: Web Robots?

    Guys - any ideas how this was done?

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    bots can often be spotted in the

    $_SERVER['HTTP_REFERER'];

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    They IMHO parse the $_SERVER['HTTP_USER_AGENT'] variable, as most bots have a special, known name.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gaheris
    They IMHO parse the $_SERVER['HTTP_USER_AGENT'] variable, as most bots have a special, known name.
    Thanks, Ill look into it.

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    This thread might be interesting.

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    doh USER_AGENT ... REFERER , an easy mistake to make what difference between friendsI say (it was LATE ok )


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