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From Chuck Murcko <>
Subject Re: referer patch
Date Thu, 19 Oct 1995 15:39:51 GMT
Ok, it seemed to me we weren't getting HTTP_REFERER in our ssi scripts
without it. Your call.

Robert S. Thau liltingly intones:
> HTTP_REFERER is already set whenever the browser supplies it, as required
> by the CGI spec.  The only effect of this patch is to set it to "an unknown
> referer" if the browser did *not* supply it, which is in violation of the
> CGI spec.  

Chuck Murcko	Telebase Systems, Inc.	Wayne PA
And now, on a lighter note:
Consultants are mystical people who ask a company for a number and then
give it back to them.

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