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Sniff Refferer

Is there a way to customize a homepage view using javascript to tell you who the reffer is and show a custom view of the page (with AJAX or Flash) when a certain referer is detected?  Are there any standard AJAX frameworks that do this?
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walker6o9
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js_vaughanCommented:
Javascript Code
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if((/^https?\:\/\/(www\.)?example\.com/).test(document.referrer)){
    location.href="anotherpage.html";
}

Source of code : http://www.webmasterworld.com/javascript/3564410.htm

I would go along and agree with what was mentioned on that page, which is to use htaccess if you are on an apache server.  If you have access to a server side programming language like PHP, ASP, Coldfusion... you can easily complete the task that way.
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walker6o9Author Commented:
Sorry if this question is noobish, but how would I modify that to work for a non www web address, like this:

http://v01.andrew.sparrow-dev.com/redirect/
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walker6o9Author Commented:
You can ignore my last comment, I got that problem solved.
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