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Re: [Lynx-dev] How does know I've accessed it?

From: Thomas Dickey
Subject: Re: [Lynx-dev] How does know I've accessed it?
Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:21:10 -0400
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)

On Fri, Jun 23, 2017 at 12:58:51AM -0600, address@hidden wrote:
>       Most websites that restrict access make the client browser run
> a script; thus they don't track lynx accesses. tracks
> my accesses via lynx:
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>       If I browse in Firefox with noscript I can view all the pages
> I want; with scripting on they nab me.
>       I've deleted lynx's cookies file, tried accessing via a
> different route.  I know this isn't a lynx problem, I'm just curious.

I'd check the user-agent first.  It's far less costly than remembering
your IP-address.

Thomas E. Dickey <address@hidden>

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