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|Confused about robots.txt|
need a little help
| 6:54 am on Oct 21, 2002 (gmt 0)|
I am trying to setup a robots.txt on my site to disallow a file.
The file is named dex.php
so I have setup a robots.txt as follows:
Will this make is so spiders do not crawl 'dex.php' and dex.php?s=12345?
Also, will this affect inDEX.php?
TIA for any help.
| 3:19 pm on Oct 21, 2002 (gmt 0)|
|The value of this field [Disallow] specifies a partial URL that is not to be visited. This can be a full path, or a partial path; any URL that starts with this value will not be retrieved |
A Standard for Robot Exclusion [robotstxt.org] - my emphasis
'/dex.php' and '/dex.php?s=12345' are disallowed, 'inDEX.php' is not since it does not start with /dex.php.
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