[PROXYPER] Nobody@some.ip.address pproxy stats problem

Jeff Lawson jlawson at bovine.net
Thu Jun 28 02:34:50 EDT 2001

That behavior is done (by the proxy) when the client reports the default
"rc5 at distributed.net" for its configured email address to the proxyper.

On Fri, 22 Jun 2001, Andre Schulze wrote:

> Am Don den 21 Jun 2001 um 10:26:47 -0400 schrieb Quay, Jonathan (BHR):
> > We of Ars Technica Team Beef Roast are running a pproxy round robin for the
> > benefit of our team.  We have noticed on our pproxy stats, like here:
> > http://gti.2y.net/~nate/pproxy/byemail.html and here:
> > that some of our
> > member's blocks are showing up as "Nobody@[their.ip.address]".  This is
> > happening to me personally, and the ip address corresponds to a windows 98
> > machine.  Does anybody know what causes this?  The blocks do not seem to
> It can also happen to other boxen (Solaris etc.). Our team had also
> have such blocks but the owner of the box was claiming to have
> configured the client as it should.
> > count towards the user's real total as reported by dnet.
> Proxy:
> andre at inspiron:/usr/local/proxyper> strings proxyper | grep nobody
> nobody@[%s]
> Client:
> andre at inspiron:/usr/local/bin> strings dnetc | grep nobody
> Exit 1
> Seen this we can assume the proxy is mapping to this address if it
> doesn't get a address for some block.
> Could a pproxy developer confirm this? However it is still to be
> answered which causes the block to have no address in it... .
> 	andre

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