On Tue, 23 May 2006 22:45:27 +0100, Roy Schestowitz
>__/ [ Paul B ] on Tuesday 23 May 2006 19:22 \__
>> On Tue, 23 May 2006 18:20:04 GMT, Big Bill <kruse@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>>On Tue, 23 May 2006 11:33:32 -0500, Paul B <lamewolf2004@xxxxxxxxx>
>>>>On Tue, 23 May 2006 16:22:03 GMT, Big Bill <kruse@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>>>>On Tue, 23 May 2006 10:39:10 -0500, Paul B <lamewolf2004@xxxxxxxxx>
>Never been a sufferer yet. It's bloggers who can become a real pain
They are the 2nd worse.
>Change your pictures. Have some fun. Make them miserable.
I did on one or two, but it is a lot of hassle to rename, upload, wait
for them to notice and alter, then rename them back and reupload.
>>>>1: FYI all the artists that wrote to me are happy to have their images
>>>>on the site. Some are even honored. Others have been written to and
>>>>never heard back from. All artists that are known have a direct link
>>>>to their site.
>>>>2: NO money is being made - I am promoting their work.
>He does indeed.
I have made friends with a number of the artists that appear on the
site. And in one case, I got to know the daughter of one (deceased)
>But so does Google... well, not at the moment though. Google
>puts us all to shame. Google is your (retarded) friend. *smile*
>>>>3: I am not stealing other peoples bandwidth.
>>>Er... I never suggested you were..
No, but the original statement was about myspace hotlinking (stealing)
>MSN is the biggest thief. Some much bandwidth devoured and so little given in
>return. That's especially true for technical sites, judging by MSN's
>clueless audience and userbase.
MSN groups are. PITA.
>Put some innocent Flash clip as a trap.
no idea how
>When somebody HotLinks it, serve those teenagers some hardcore viedos that'll make them sob.
And what about the images that they already link to ?
>Flash is more versatile, but I suppose any GIF could be substituted with an animation, as
>well. Redirection might be another trick, but I suspect file extensions will
>intercept the effect.
they all link to jpgs :/
livejournal are another bunch of leechers.
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