What is this access Opera makes?

Matthew Hawkins matt at mh.dropbear.id.au
Wed Jul 31 11:16:02 EST 2002

Eyal Lebedinsky (eyal at eyal.emu.id.au) wrote:
> Whenever I use Opera (6.02 for Linux) I see with some regularity
> accesses to
> in my junkbuster log.
> What is this?

It's a gif89a image, with the info "I was a banner"

Since it's a 4x4 image, I suspect it's not one of the required advert
downloads (for the no-cost version of Opera), probably one of those
spyware web trackers.

As junkbuster is dutifully blocking it, there's no problem, right? :)

"So, logically, if she weighs the same as a duck, she's made of wood, and therefore a witch!"
(Monty Python and the Holy Grail)

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