david at landgren.net
Wed Mar 8 14:36:57 GMT 2006
Matt S Trout wrote:
> Jonathan McKeown wrote:
>> A 10Kline CGI script, with most variables global and including its own
>> CGI parameter parsing. Is this really the best option, or can anyone
>> suggest an alternative which can parse Apache logfiles and
>> successfully separate out robots and spiders (about 80-90% of our
>> hits) from real users? (The department whose server this is rejected
>> webalizer because they didn't like the answers it gave).
> I'm kinda fond of
> which admittedly isn't quite as featureful as most, but is simple, fast,
> and seems to generate all the stats clients really *need* - plus a
> pretty route-through-site diagram that fulfils the shininess quota nicely.
Thanks for that. I now have a reason to ditch webalizer.
"It's overkill of course, but you can never have too much overkill."
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