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Bengie
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Maximum lookup number

Post by Bengie » Fri Sep 10, 2010 6:25 am

Hi guys. Yesterday I was checking the banned users IP addresses on my forum through this site as I want to make a stat table to see the geographical area where they mainly originate from.

After almost one hundred addresses entered manually by me, I was locked out for an hour as it was assumed that I was a bot.

Will this always happen, and if I continue over a few days, will I be permanently locked out? I wouldn't want that to happen.

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Re: Maximum lookup number

Post by Chrispcritters » Fri Sep 10, 2010 7:59 am

Yes, we need to throttle access to the details pages as they are being scraped. At this point we are only permanently locking out the top few scrapers.
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