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I am looking for a firefox referral plugin. I would like to be able to forge the referral name based on the pagename without extension. Such as

 http://site.com/page/abc.ANYTHING

I need to set the referral as

 http://site.com/view/blah-abc-more.ext

Does anyone know of a solution?

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Your best bet is to get the Modify HTTP Headers. Now this will not modify the referer dynamically based on the site domain. So you now have these options:

  1. Ask for this feature
  2. Modify the existing exentension
  3. OR, compeletly different, find a proxy that offers this feature, run it locally, point firefox to it, and viola, your referer has changed on your outbound call to the intended server.
  4. Write such a proxy, would be pretty simple for a programmer the least bit familiar with http.
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I ended up modifying one. it was a PITA –  acidzombie24 May 19 '10 at 15:13
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