[opensource-dev] FAQ posted for Third Party Viewer Policy

Tigro Spottystripes tigrospottystripes at gmail.com
Sun Feb 28 19:59:09 PST 2010


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An user agent string for the client would indeed be useful, but would be
useless to catch all but the lamest malicious clients.

On 1/3/2010 00:55, Bryon Ruxton wrote:
> Of course, I know that Tigro. But just like any web site can detect a
> user-agent and block it, I'd like to be able to detect the viewer agent,
> (perhaps via llGetAgentInfo) of the avatar getting on my land anyway.
> Such would be useful for various other reasons such a compatibility checks,
> analysis of traffic sources, who you visitors are etc...
> 
> On 2/28/10 7:15 PM, "Tigro Spottystripes" <tigrospottystripes at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> 
>>
>> Last i've heard, if you know what you're doing, it's quite easy to mask
>> your viewer as being another viewer; any detection system would only be
>> able to catch viewers made by unskilled people (and viewers that
>> intentionally tell the truth).
>>
> 
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