stop image hotlinking

Describes how to stop image or any media hotlinking under Lighttpd and redirect to another image to save bandwidth.

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The technology behind the World Wide Web, the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP), does not make any distinction of types of links — all links are functionally equal. Resources may be located on any server at any location. Linking to an image stored on another site increases the bandwidth use of that site even though the […]

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