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Delete own IP from logfiles



9:58 pm on Feb 23, 2006 (gmt 0)

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Is there a quick, efficent, and easy way to delete yourself from logfiles? Or a way to keep yourlsef from becoming logged?


10:17 pm on Feb 23, 2006 (gmt 0)

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Here's what I do.

I copied my home page to a new one that exists on my
computer only.
When I log onto the net, it is this dummy page that shows up.
I have a link there to the real online page in case I want to check it.

That way, my hits only show if I'm actually browing my own site for some reason. -Larry


10:19 pm on Feb 23, 2006 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Administrator jatar_k is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member

we used apache logging to sort all internal company ips to a seperate log

this talks about what we did


2:23 pm on Feb 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

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Do you mean your own log files or someone elses?

If you want to hide your IP in other peoples log files then you would need to use a proxy. If it's your own logs then, yes you can but the method depends on your webserver software.


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