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digg is not 1337 [Sep. 20th, 2008|03:41 pm]
Artur Bergman
hope:~ sky$ curl -v > /dev/null* About to connect() to port 80 (#0)
* Trying connected
* Connected to ( port 80 (#0)
> GET / HTTP/1.1
> User-Agent: curl/7.16.3 (powerpc-apple-darwin8.0) libcurl/7.16.3 OpenSSL/0.9.7l zlib/1.2.3
> Host:
> Accept: */*
< HTTP/1.1 200 OK
< Date: Sat, 20 Sep 2008 22:41:13 GMT
< Set-Cookie: 1337=0; path=/
< Transfer-Encoding: chunked
< Content-Type: text/html; charset=UTF-8

According to themselves at least.

They also don't serve last-modified or ETag

[User Picture]From: krow
2008-09-21 05:00 am (UTC)
gir-3:~ brian$ telnet 80
Connected to
Escape character is '^]'.
GET / HTTP/1.1

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Date: Sun, 21 Sep 2008 04:54:52 GMT
Server: Apache/1.3.41 (Unix) mod_perl/1.31-rc4
X-Powered-By: Slash 2.005001221
X-Fry: Hey look, it's that guy you are!
Cache-Control: private
Pragma: private
Connection: close
Transfer-Encoding: chunked
Content-Type: text/html; charset=iso-8859-1
Vary: Accept-Encoding, User-Agent

There are a few hacks like this :)

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[User Picture]From: crucially
2008-09-21 10:03 am (UTC)
Hiding stuff for fun and profit!
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[User Picture]From: sderle
2008-09-23 06:24 am (UTC)
that cookie is set on the *client*. they're saying *you're* not 1337.

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[User Picture]From: keltickolor
2008-09-24 02:38 am (UTC)
When are we going to The French Laundry? I am trying to coordinate my schedule and I don't remember if it was November or February. Either (probably) works for me.
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