Still here just trying to make sense of it all (logs). To me looking at logs, is like looking at all the ugliness and bad things in the world. Scrapers, hackers, malicious attempts, why-o-why is the world so bad?
Oops. Yeah I missed the "!" part of the wilderness' code and that would of course throw my fragile mind off. Good to see all points of view and learn how you all write those rewrite rules and conditions.
Thanks for the clarification and code, lucy. You are officially the Apache goddess around here or would that be god?
I have added that bit to my htaccess. Gracias!