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Ask Jeeves Question

Need to ban a bot

7:10 am on Dec 1, 2004 (gmt 0)

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I need to ban Ask Jeeves, its indexing my site like crazy but never sends much traffic and its hammering the database. can someone help me with the right user agent string for the robots.txt file so I can ban the thing, or at least slow it down a LOT.


10:13 am on Dec 1, 2004 (gmt 0)

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Try this one

User-agent: Teoma
Disallow: /

User-agent: *