Re: usage stats firstname.lastname@example.org (Marc Andreessen)
Date: Mon, 19 Apr 93 17:13:34 -0500
From: email@example.com (Marc Andreessen)
Cc: Nathan Torkington <Nathan.Torkington@vuw.ac.nz>, firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: Re: usage stats
> >Over the three (or is it four) month period from December '92 to March
> >'93, gopher usage increased by 65%. If you think that sounds
> >impressive, wait -- WWW usage increased by 2800%. Of course, the
> >relative operational ages of the systems should be taken into account,
> >but it still sounds pretty darn impressive :)
> Note one thing however -- I looked at my usage stats the other day and
> found they had increased trmendously. However, close inspection of
> the log file showed that around April 3-6 a mail robot at
> void.ncsa.uiuc.edu had been active, multiplying my load from an
> average twenty to over a thousand requests per day...
Well, that's certainly not OUR fault!
(...................... well, OK, maybe it is.)
Eric Bina (email@example.com) has been working on some automated
net-scanning tools -- yell at him if he's causing trouble.....
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