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Julia the Bookworm

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Too many spambots
« on: April 17, 2018, 04:47:05 AM »

Is there anything that can be done about the spam?

there was talk about getting new mods awhile ago, but that didn't happen.
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Re: Too many spambots
« Reply #1 on: April 17, 2018, 04:48:42 AM »

In case the forum glitches.
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Re: Too many spambots
« Reply #2 on: April 17, 2018, 05:41:47 AM »

Stina comes pretty regularly to lurk and clean up the spam, so that takes care of the problem. I don’t really think there’s anything that can prevent them from signing up though
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Re: Too many spambots
« Reply #3 on: April 29, 2018, 03:36:22 PM »

Yeah I’ve been trying to clean it up
I don’t know why there are so many lately :(
Just shoot me a message if there are a lot and I’ll come clean me up :)
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Too many spambots
« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2019, 04:58:54 PM »

think how many trades there are at NHL trade dealine.... I belive over 40 2 years ago..... We dont have half that at deadline day.  It all evens out
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Re: Too many spambots
« Reply #5 on: August 12, 2019, 12:59:09 AM »

Huh?
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Re: Too many spambots
« Reply #6 on: August 12, 2019, 01:10:36 AM »

Of all the threads for a spambot to choose lmao
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Re: Too many spambots
« Reply #7 on: August 12, 2019, 01:38:20 AM »

Im dead
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Re: Too many spambots
« Reply #8 on: August 12, 2019, 08:23:27 AM »

I'm not sure they're a spammer because they posted here: 
http://scottwesterfeld.com/forum/index.php?topic=17535.msg1928941#msg1928941 seems more like a troll to me?
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Re: Too many spambots
« Reply #9 on: August 19, 2019, 04:30:34 PM »

Yeah that threw me for a loop I almost replied literally just now [like 15 days late lmao]. Did anyone find out if it's a bot or a person or??
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