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Unidentified Bots
Any reason not to ban them?
carfac




msg:3727462
 6:17 pm on Aug 20, 2008 (gmt 0)

Hi:

I see a lot of "whatevers" (bots probably, real humans, I doubt) reading my robots.txt... with no user agent.

Any reason not to just write a new rule in and just instantly ban anyone who reads robots.txt with no UA?

 

carfac




msg:3727537
 7:49 pm on Aug 20, 2008 (gmt 0)

Sorry- wrong area. Will repost in the correct forum.

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