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bandwith rip-off

Discussion in 'Brick Slayers' started by ig, Jul 3, 2001.

  1. ig

    ig New Jack

    Joined: Jul 3, 2001 Messages: 18 Likes Received: 0
    Lost Art costs a lot of money to
    host. It has no advertising and
    we pay for it out of own our pocket.

    Feel free to link to our site, but
    do NOT link directly to images on our

    Thank you.


    ZENYTH.ASP Senior Member

    Joined: Jun 20, 2000 Messages: 1,564 Likes Received: 1
  3. d-town_bomber

    d-town_bomber Veteran Member

    Joined: May 20, 2001 Messages: 7,032 Likes Received: 2
    shouldnt be on the bench
  4. Ski Mask

    Ski Mask 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Apr 11, 2000 Messages: 11,114 Likes Received: 209
    I'd chime right in usually, but I think this is exactly where it belongs. He wants people to stop posting direct links to his images, so he's posting where the images are. If you put it in the third rail half the people he's trying to reach would probably not even see it. It would be lost in a sea of bullshit....
  5. metallix FUking metallix

    metallix FUking metallix Junior Member

    Joined: Apr 13, 2001 Messages: 213 Likes Received: 0
    bandwith is expensive. high server loads = more $ being spent.

    IG i suggest you install a anti-linking script that checks for HTTP referalls and if they are differen't then that of your local site, it doesnt display the image... that would solve your problems immediately, as people would have to visit the site .. to see the flic..or open a new browser window with no http info...

    geocities, angelfire, and other big free providers all have these sort of scripts installed..
  6. webmaster

    webmaster Guest

  7. blahblahblah

    blahblahblah Veteran Member

    Joined: Mar 30, 2001 Messages: 5,527 Likes Received: 0
    simple lesson...take your own god damn flicks
  8. urine

    urine Senior Member

    Joined: Mar 27, 2001 Messages: 1,263 Likes Received: 0

    *ZEMONEDOE$ Veteran Member

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  10. brown twinkie

    brown twinkie Veteran Member

    Joined: Jan 6, 2001 Messages: 8,127 Likes Received: 0
    eh......i apologise.....and i erased my thread........happy now?
  11. bigpoppa.k

    bigpoppa.k Elite Member

    Joined: May 2, 2001 Messages: 3,152 Likes Received: 18
  12. -Rage-

    -Rage- 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Apr 12, 2001 Messages: 11,276 Likes Received: 71

    right on.