Re: LAW: Legality of deep linking to Web sites

Date: Sat Jan 20 2001 - 07:39:56 MST

John Calvin wrote:

> Yes, this is actually quite easy to do with a little JavaScript, you simply check to see whether the
> refering page is within your website and if not the redirect to your main page.

This of course assumes that JavaScript is activated on the other end.
Usability of something should be hinged on as little assumptions as
possible. A web form with JavaScript based validation is nice, but this
in no way suggests you can forget server-side validation of the form.

The web is a broken thing, but one should not stumble into known minefields

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