On Tuesday 16 July 2002 17:12, Cedric Veilleux wrote:

>       What I was thinking about is doing a reverse dns lookup on the client's IP
> and try to determine quickly if he's on a low or hi speed connection. 

You have to bear in mind that reverse DNS lookups are not instantaneous. It 
can take anywhere up to around 30 secs for it timeout. Are you prepared to 
make your users wait that long?

Jason Wong -> Gremlins Associates -> www.gremlins.com.hk
Open Source Software Systems Integrators
* Web Design & Hosting * Internet & Intranet Applications Development *

"Never make any mistaeks."
(Anonymous, in a mail discussion about to a kernel bug report.)

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