And don't call us Shirley. (couldn't resist =) -----Original Message----- >I have a prospective client (it's in the tender stages) who has a large >online catalog that needs to be searched. I've checked their current system >and found that it uses frames to hide the fact that you're being redirected >from their domain to an IP address. I did a reverse lookup on it, and all I >got was the same IP address, but with the relevant Whois details. > >Surely there must be a domain name 'associated' with this IP address - I'd >basically like to find out if the user is in fact being sent ex-site, or is >it just lazy programming? > There doesn't have to be a domain name associated with an IP address - sounds like that address just doesn't have a domain name pointing at it.