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From "Chappell, Simon P" <Simon.Chapp...@landsend.com>
Subject RE: Is there a way to prevent urls from being entered from the browser?
Date Mon, 29 Dec 2003 19:30:52 GMT
Oh that's far too clever!

We just used thin-client terminals locked in kiosk mode with I.E. running in full screen,
using touch screens and taking away the keyboard and mouse. Ha ha ... now try typing in a
URL!!! :-)

Simon

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Brice Ruth [mailto:bruth@fiskars.com]
>Sent: Monday, December 29, 2003 1:09 PM
>To: Struts Users Mailing List
>Subject: Re: Is there a way to prevent urls from being entered from the
>browser?
>
>
>In theory, you could write a filter for the forwards that 
>would check to 
>see if a REFERER is set for the request. If not, the request 
>was likely 
>entered directly in a browser.
>
>Jim Anderson wrote:
>
>> To clarify: I would like to be able to define ActionForwards for use 
>> within the app but which cannot be entered directly into the browser 
>> by the user. Is this possible?
>>
>> Thanks.
>>
>> jim
>>
>>
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>-- 
>Brice D. Ruth
>Sr. IT Analyst
>Fiskars Brands, Inc.
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