[aprssig] I ask myself why

Andrew Rich vk4tec at tech-software.net
Sat Sep 2 19:51:11 CDT 2006

some people leave the thing running 24/7 

I mean I can not see myself watching the same screen 24/7 


Andrew Rich
Amateur radio callsign VK4TEC
email: vk4tec at tech-software.net <mailto:vk4tec at tech-software.net> 
web: http://www.tech-software.net

-----Original Message-----
From: Steve Dimse [mailto:steve at dimse.com]
Sent: Sunday, 3 September 2006 10:41 AM
To: vk4tec at tech-software.net; TAPR APRS Mailing List
Subject: Re: [aprssig] I ask myself why 

On Sep 2, 2006, at 8:21 PM, Andrew Rich wrote:

> - - [03/Sep/2006:09:59:47 +1000] "GET /cgi-bin/ 
> google_multi.cgi?Call=I4zqs-9 HTTP/1.1" 200 30662 "-" "kh_lt/ 
> LT4.0.1693"

That is exactly the reason findU has prohibition against screen  
scrapers, and automatic detection of same. If you create a site  
useful to humans, a handful will abuse it by creating simple scripts  
that use your resources to save themselves a little effort...

Steve K4HG

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