[ic] Possible bug: Too many new ID assignments for this IP address

Mike Heins mike at perusion.com
Wed Aug 24 17:18:57 EDT 2005

Quoting John1 (list_subscriber at yahoo.co.uk):
> On Wednesday, August 24, 2005 5:57 PM, mike at perusion.com wrote:
> >Should not happen. Since you don't assign a new session, and the
> >counter gets incremented only at that time, after an hour of no new
> >session you can get one.
> >
> But, what I am saying is that it appears that all UK AOL customers appear at
> our server on only a handful of IP addresses, i.e. the IP addresses of their
> proxy servers (and similarly for the major cable operator NTL).

That doesn't matter -- NONE of them will get a new session from that IP, so
at the end of the hour they are back in.

Unless you can show me in code how the counter will get incremented from
that IP address, I am done with this.

Mike Heins
Perusion -- Expert Interchange Consulting    http://www.perusion.com/
phone +1.765.647.1295  tollfree 800-949-1889 <mike at perusion.com>

Software axiom: Lack of speed kills.

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