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Old 01-02-2006, 06:11 PM   #1
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Default Bots on the forum?

This is probably a stupid question but here goes... I was looking at who was online page and I noticed these names:

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-Yahoo! Slurp Spider
-Google AdSense Spider
Are these search bots? Just curious.
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Old 01-02-2006, 06:47 PM   #2
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Yes, they are.
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Old 01-02-2006, 09:25 PM   #3
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Yep. vBulletin shows friendly names for the various search spiders that hit the site.
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I have a Question what are bots
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Old 01-12-2006, 06:33 PM   #5
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bots are little crackers made from soy and come in a variety of exotic flavours, and are often enjoyed with hot sake, and they're often given affectionate nicknames depending on the flavour. They're very delicious.

If you were here I'd offer you a bot and a drink.
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Old 01-12-2006, 07:09 PM   #6
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Or, in a duller definition, they're the programs search engines use to index web pages.
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woha. just got a 'possible virus' warning from my antivirus program. It was spotted in temp internet files in firefox.. Hope i didnt get it here..
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woha. just got a 'possible virus' warning from my antivirus program. It was spotted in temp internet files in firefox.. Hope i didnt get it here..

So bot are Virus right
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No, they're not viruses.
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SO what are they not really people or what.
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I'll just quote Tabsie.
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they're the programs search engines use to index web pages.
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I'll just quote Tabsie.

Oh Ok
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woha. just got a 'possible virus' warning from my antivirus program. It was spotted in temp internet files in firefox.. Hope i didnt get it here..
You didn't.
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Bots cannot give you cooties.
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Bots cannot give you cooties.
Boys can.



*runs*
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Old 01-16-2006, 03:25 PM   #17
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That funny HHAHAHA boys can
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Old 01-17-2006, 08:03 AM   #18
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just gone through a short session of internet terminology here...Agers are just so helpful here
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'Slurp Spider' is a pretty nasty name to give a bot...
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Karmillo You are maybe right Slurp Spider bot may be a Bad one we have to take are eye opening for them here ok guys.
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