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QOTD October 4 2005

Tuesday, October 4th, 2005

Gore Vidal: “Most lives are spent putting on and taking off masks.”

website stats?!?

Tuesday, October 4th, 2005

Wellwell, I *know* I’m a popular guy, just wasn’t aware I’m *this* popular:

Last Update: 04 Oct 2005 – 06:17

Day Number of visits Pages Hits Bandwidth
01 Oct 2005 474 1054 1076 29.44 MB
02 Oct 2005 810 1425 1436 37.09 MB
03 Oct 2005 1259 3846 3893 94.32 MB
04 Oct 2005 272 826 826 19.63 MB
Average 703.75 1787.75 1807.75 45.12 MB
Total 2815 7151 7231 180.48 MB

…taken from my website statistics for the first days in October…

Unfortunately I must admit that most of the traffic is spam related…info also taken from the stats as well as the Pivot-Blacklist extension I’m running on this blog. Perhaps I should consider a complete IP-block on these spammers…

My biggest problem is not that this phenomenom is present (I actually

don’t see anything of it, except in the stats)…a much bigger issue

will be that it can cause a website shutdown if too much traffic is


I’ve got a 1Gb deal on a per month basis (cheapy, cheapy, I

know…don’t blame me for being dutch :))…hmm, go figure…if this

malicious traffis continues in this pace, this site will be down per

October 19th, 00:11h (am).