[Support-mirrors] A nice traffic reduction on gems.rubyforge.org

Chad Fowler chad at chadfowler.com
Fri Nov 4 08:50:56 EST 2005


On 04-Nov-05, at 8:38 AM, Tom Copeland wrote:

> On Thu, 2005-11-03 at 09:09 -0500, chad at chadfowler.com wrote:
>> Tom, I noticed this referrer was the top in the logs:
>>
>> http://gems.rubyforge.org/gems/\\r\\n\\r\\n
>>
>> Anyone know what that is?  Looks like a misconfigured script to me.
>
> I think it's people hitting gems.rubyforge.org/gems/ - and that's
> followed by two carriage returns to complete the HTTP request.
>

Yea, sorry.  I wasn't totally clear in my question.  It just looks  
suspect in that the CR/LFs are coming
through and escaped in my referrer logs.  Made me think someone had  
something misconfigured somewhere.

Chad


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