What kind of logging does Slashdot do?
We log the usual stuff (IP, page, time, user, page
views, moderation, and comment posting, mainly), and a
few other bits, too. The data is used mostly to make
Why do I see 'loading from a.fsdn.com' when I'm reading Slashdot?
That's our image server; if you block it, you'll miss
all the graphic violence.
I use NoScript; what should I know?
is necessary for the fancier parts of the site to
function. You'll need to whitelist
too; that's our CDN, and if you block it, many things
"The eleventh commandment was `Thou Shalt Compute' or `Thou Shalt Not
Compute' -- I forget which."
-- Epigrams in Programming, ACM SIGPLAN Sept. 1982