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[REBOL] Re: Library & smart docs => was:{Re: Re: Parsing comment}

From: laurent:giroud:libertysurf at: 28-Sep-2002 12:21

Friday, September 27, 2002, 1:34:21 AM, Graham Chiu wrote :
> On Thu, 26 Sep 2002 23:21:54 +0200 > Christian Langreiter <[chris--langreiter--com]> wrote: >>> Hmm. I thought that there was not supposed to be a >>>direct >>> link anywhere to that archive to prevent spiders getting >>> to it ... as email addresses are visible on those pages. >> >>Well, spiders don't get to sites if they observe >>robots.txt, which >>spam address harvesters most certainly don't. > We had a discussion before about the archive, > and Jeff removed all links to the archive. To get the > address, you have to use the link on the RT rebsite. So > even a spam address harvesting robot should not get there. > But I guess google had it in it's database prior to that > happening.
It is also possible that people added a link to this page within their own website. This way google will access it while harvesting those people's sites. It's hard to keep a useful page from being referenced from somewhere else ;) Regards, Laurent -- Laurent Giroud