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|Potbot not respecting robots.txt|
| 12:32 pm on Jan 24, 2003 (gmt 0)|
Maybe somebody is interested in this:
I had a visit by Potbot 1.0 (IP: 22.214.171.124). It read the robots.txt file and then proceeded to browse through directories which were disallowed (automatically getting banned in the process).
| 1:09 pm on Jan 24, 2003 (gmt 0)|
We had a discussion on potbot earlier.
little guy must be in full server abuse mode.
| 1:59 pm on Jan 24, 2003 (gmt 0)|
I know, but so far nobody has reported abuses by potbot (which is why I made this post)
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