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Re: [PATCH] don't tempt users to add to tigris.org's referer logs

From: Eric Gillespie <epg_at_pretzelnet.org>
Date: 2007-05-23 09:05:23 CEST

Karl Fogel <kfogel@red-bean.com> writes:

> I'm not sure I get the motivation. This is showing up in HTML output,
> right? Isn't it standard for a "Powered by Foo" tag to link back to
> the Foo project? Why wouldn't we want to do that here?

Because this is a version control system, potentially (we svn
folks hope!) widely deployed in businesses, which would rather
not have proprietary information (in the form of paths in the
repository) leaked to tigris.org (in the form of Referer headers).

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Eric Gillespie <*> epg@pretzelnet.org
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