2764Re: [webalizer] Webalizer counts hits from my LAN - how to stop this....?
- Jun 3, 2004--- "Bradford L. Barrett" <brad@...> wrote:
>About accurate stats...
> > Just wanted to say thanks - I simply edited the
> config file with "IgnoreSite
> > 192.168*" and it quit counting those hits - thanks
> And unfortunately, has caused you to start producing
> inaccurate stats :(
I usually set webalizer to ignore several things:
visits from the lan, spidering from search engines,
atempts to exploit vulnerabilities and web pages
intenden to be visited just by administratos.
To measure the real load on the server I have a
separate stat where I am not ignoring anything.
Not ignoring: 604 visits/day
Ignoring : 457 visits/day
This means that a 25% of the visits come from
non-human visitors, from people inside the lan or from
a spammer/hacker scanner. That's a 30% of the total
hits to the server.
While webalizer is a server load analyzer, it is very
nice that it can be configured to serve different
purposes; purposes like web site analysis and others.
I set the "nice/filtered" stats for people who only
needs/wants to see the real human visitors, and then I
set also the "true" stats for administration purposes.
This is useful for the people here.
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