On Mon, Apr 01, 2002 at 06:38:57PM +0100 I heard the voice of Simon Willison, and lo! it spake thus: > > I'd always assumed that the logo image was generated by the web server > that PHP is installed on (hence the URL) - but for this to be an April > fool's prank from the PHP guys the image would have to be coming from > their server. So... how come the image URL points back to the phpinfo > page? Does the phpinfo() page grab the logo image from a php.net server > and pass it through to the requesting browser, and if so why (seems a > bit pointless). > > Anyways, top marks to the PHP team for the most subtle April Fool's joke > I've seen all day but I'm still confused as to how it's technically > possible... Not hard. Read the source: <a href="http://www.php.net/"><img src="/~fullermd/info.php?=PHPE9568F36-D428-11d2-A769-00AA001ACF42" border=0 align="right" alt="Thies!"></a><H1>PHP Version 4.0.6</H1> -- Matthew Fuller (MF4839) | fullermd at over-yonder.net Unix Systems Administrator | fullermd at futuresouth.com Specializing in FreeBSD | http://www.over-yonder.net/ "The only reason I'm burning my candle at both ends, is because I haven't figured out how to light the middle yet"