Database listings with no URL data
When viewing Database Listings of traffic, some records will be missing the "to" and "from" URL. The listings appear as:
A visitor from host250-99.pool80117.interbusiness.it (188.8.131.52) arrived without a referring URL, and visited at 12:27:24 on Friday, September 12, 2003. This visitor used Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows 98). A visitor from host250-99.pool80117.interbusiness.it (184.108.40.206) arrived without a referring URL, and visited at 12:22:12 on Friday, September 12, 2003. This visitor used Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows 98).
When AXS was developed in 1997, such browsers didn't exist in large numbers, and so AXS was not designed to handle that case properly. The next major revision to AXS will at least describe what is going on clearly, even if it cannot determine any visitor information.
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