[thelist] Hotlinking prevention

Ken Schaefer ken at adOpenStatic.com
Tue May 4 00:03:10 CDT 2004

Something like this:

<img src="/<%=hotlink_current%>/imagename.gif" />

The code:
writes the value of the variables hotlink_current and hostlink_last into a
file called hotlink_config.asp, which is then included on every page.


From: "Paul Bennett" <paul at clicksave.co.nz>
Subject: Re: [thelist] Hotlinking prevention

: Joshua Olson wrote:
: >Hi gang,
: >
: >I'm looking for some feedback on a "new" technique for prevention of
: >hotlinking.  The concept is not profound or anything, but I've never seen
: >implemented before now.
: >
: sounds great - can you answer a server admin n00b how you manage
: maintaining the correct image links in the static code of the site (if
: any) - is it IIS / Apache magic?

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