Date: 16-06-03 16:15
Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> Dan Langille wrote:
> > Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> > >
> > > Ads suck becuase they take up bandwidth
> > And they pay me much needed cash. Users rarely do that....
> How much is BurstNet paying you?
It varies from ad to ad. But the amount is not relevant to this discussion. The ads are not going away.
> > > and now, apparently do things like this.
> > The ad problem may be the symptom, but we know the problem is
> > browser specific.
> Yeah, but the browser affected is used by about 80% of the
> FreeBSD users. This bug affects Mozilla, Firebird/Phoenix,
> Galeon, and Epiphany. Between all of those, you're talking
> the bulk of your FreeBSD user base. For that reason alone,
> you should be concerned about using your user base.
Have I given any indication that I am not concerned?
> > > Maybe you need a new ad source.
> > *cough* Maybe you need a new browser? ;)
> Read above. FP is an invaluable service, and you can't
> isolate so much of your user base.
Suggesting a change of tools, either at the server or at the client, is not a solution. Let's stick with facts and work towards isolating the problem.
- the problem affects only Mozilla browsers
- the problam appears to be related to one ad and one ad only
Can anyone correct or add to the above?
Dan Langille - webmaster