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What is the best way to secure against double rating a post?

Discussion in 'Programming' started by Stefany93, Aug 21, 2012.

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    Hello friends,

    I have recently written a rating system, howerver I want to restrict a user to rate a post multiple times.
    I tried storing the their IP in the DB but the problem arose when I found out that they could only vote on one post for the entire blog and that wasn't pretty.

    So could you please tell me a better way to create a state for the user to vote only one time per a post?

    Thank you very much!

    Best Regards
    Stefany
     
    Stefany93, Aug 21, 2012 IP
  2. deathshadow

    deathshadow Illustrious Member

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    So store their IP and a unique ID for the post they rated, instead of just the IP.
     
    deathshadow, Aug 21, 2012 IP
  3. Stefany93

    Stefany93 Greenhorn

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    Thank you! Btw, I also hate JQuery! :D
     
    Stefany93, Aug 22, 2012 IP