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@getenv("HTTP_REFERER")

Postby digitalbloke » Thu Sep 04, 2003 1:36 pm

If i want to get the page before @getenv("HTTP_REFERER") so in other words the referer of @getenv("HTTP_REFERER") how can i do so?

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Re: @getenv("HTTP_REFERER")

Postby swirlee » Thu Sep 04, 2003 1:39 pm

digitalbloke wrote:If i want to get the page before @getenv("HTTP_REFERER") so in other words the referer of @getenv("HTTP_REFERER") how can i do so?


You can't. Browsers only send the referrer to the current page. If the page before that is on your site, you could use sessions or hidden form fields or whatever to keep forwarding old referrers, but otherwise you're out of luck, and with good reason.
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Re: @getenv("HTTP_REFERER")

Postby WiZARD » Tue Sep 09, 2003 3:36 am

swirlee wrote:
digitalbloke wrote:If i want to get the page before @getenv("HTTP_REFERER") so in other words the referer of @getenv("HTTP_REFERER") how can i do so?


You can't. Browsers only send the referrer to the current page. If the page before that is on your site, you could use sessions or hidden form fields or whatever to keep forwarding old referrers, but otherwise you're out of luck, and with good reason.

i want to give a more precise definition....
it's not browser it's HTTP protocols......
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Postby ruturajv » Tue Sep 09, 2003 9:31 pm

It is this way
1. Headers first
2. then the crap content
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