Review: Approve lgtm. one possible improvement in a comment further down.
> It looks like the one parameter is used if the previous doesn't exist. That is exactly right. get() is a method on the built in type dict in Python. documentation (for python 2.7) is here: https://docs.python.org/2/library/stdtypes.html#dict.get > Because we use the tracking only for showing online users (and not all the > other things it can do), it needs also a big cleanup or replaced with > another, or own, implementation. I am not sure what you want to say with this. Why is the current implementation not sufficient? Diff comments: > > === added file 'wl_utils.py' > --- wl_utils.py 1970-01-01 00:00:00 +0000 > +++ wl_utils.py 2016-10-13 16:08:08 +0000 > @@ -0,0 +1,13 @@ > +from django.conf import settings > + > + > +def get_real_ip(request): > + """Returns the real user IP, even if behind a proxy. > + > + Set BEHIND_PROXY to True in your settings if Django is running > + behind a proxy. > + > + """ > + if getattr(settings, 'BEHIND_PROXY', False): do we require this setting? We could check if 'HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR' is set and if it is, just use it. If not, we assume no proxy: for v in ('HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR', 'REMOTE_ADDR'): if v in request.META: return request.META[v] return None > + return request.META['HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR'] > + return request.META['REMOTE_ADDR'] -- https://code.launchpad.net/~widelands-dev/widelands-website/fix_REMOTE_ADDR/+merge/308337 Your team Widelands Developers is subscribed to branch lp:widelands-website. _______________________________________________ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~widelands-dev Post to : firstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~widelands-dev More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp