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by drywash
Wed Dec 16, 2009 6:52 pm
Forum: [3.0.x] Support Forum
Topic: MAJOR LOAD & mySQL load when search engines index 4000+pages
Replies: 9
Views: 418

Re: MAJOR LOAD & mySQL load when search engines index 4000+pages

I will look into the google tool, but what about all of the other search engines? Something must be able to be done in order to keep search engine SEO rankings / indexing while reducing this crazy load.
by drywash
Wed Nov 25, 2009 6:39 am
Forum: [3.0.x] Support Forum
Topic: MAJOR LOAD & mySQL load when search engines index 4000+pages
Replies: 9
Views: 418

Re: MAJOR LOAD & mySQL load when search engines index 4000+pages

HB or anyone else, Can someone tell me the exact steps in phpBB3 how to set a "custom crawl rate" for google's indexing bot? I do not see it when I log into ACP and click on "Board Settings" under "Board Configuration". I see no "Site Configuration" > "Settings > "Set custom crawl rate". I greatly a...
by drywash
Mon Nov 16, 2009 7:27 pm
Forum: [3.0.x] Support Forum
Topic: MAJOR LOAD & mySQL load when search engines index 4000+pages
Replies: 9
Views: 418

Re: MAJOR LOAD & mySQL load when search engines index 4000+pages

Paul, It is not my own server. We are running phpbb3. I logged into ACP and clicked on the tab: "Users and Groups" and then on the left hand side: "Groups' permissions" under tilte GROUPS. Next, Lookup user: "Bots" from the drop down menu (click submit button). Bots: Role: "No role assigned" No "rol...
by drywash
Sun Nov 15, 2009 2:12 pm
Forum: [3.0.x] Support Forum
Topic: MAJOR LOAD & mySQL load when search engines index 4000+pages
Replies: 9
Views: 418

Re: MAJOR LOAD & mySQL load when search engines index 4000+pages

Where do I see the forum permission settings inside the settings of the bot user group? I don't see anything which stands out. Nothing is checked in "Group Wide Settings" Group privite message limit = 0 Max # of allowed receipients per private message = 0 Group color = 9E8DA7 Group Rank = user default
by drywash
Fri Nov 13, 2009 12:40 am
Forum: [3.0.x] Support Forum
Topic: MAJOR LOAD & mySQL load when search engines index 4000+pages
Replies: 9
Views: 418

MAJOR LOAD & mySQL load when search engines index 4000+pages

The forum has over 4000+ pages. It seems that when the search engines spider the pages (almost every 24 hours in the early morning or late at night), the mysql server load goes way up. To the point where simple querries do not even process and it often requires a stop / start of the mysql demon. We ...
by drywash
Thu Nov 16, 2006 5:05 pm
Forum: [2.0.x] MODs in Development
Topic: [RC2] Anti Bot Question
Replies: 662
Views: 156840

Anti-bot mods

I tried to even unzip the following mod into the easymod /admin/mods directory and it completely screwed up easymod with errors of safemode showing up all over the place: http://www.phpbbhacks.com/download/6276 So I restored my backup of the whole phpBB2 tree and got rid of this mod. Does anyone kno...
by drywash
Thu Nov 16, 2006 4:13 pm
Forum: [2.0.x] MODs in Development
Topic: [RC2] Anti Bot Question
Replies: 662
Views: 156840

anti-bot modification to registration

I did not find a lang_french directory when I tried to install the mod. All I saw was the following from the standard phpBB2 installation: /u/home/v/vos/public_html/phpBB2/language bash-2.05a# ls -al total 5 drwxr-xr-x 3 vos vos 512 Nov 23 2005 . drwxr-xr-x 15 vos vos 1536 Nov 8 10:24 .. -rw-r--r-- ...
by drywash
Thu Nov 16, 2006 3:50 pm
Forum: [2.0.x] MODs in Development
Topic: [RC2] Anti Bot Question
Replies: 662
Views: 156840

problem with install - antibot / question mod

Just tried to install anti-bot question mod located at: http://www.phpbbhacks.com/download/6697 Got the following error when trying to install it through EASYMOD: Error Detail Critical Error Function Trace: open_files[5]->modio_open[1] Could not open [language/lang_french/lang_admin.php] for reading...
by drywash
Wed Nov 08, 2006 8:29 pm
Forum: [2.0.x] MOD Database Releases
Topic: [01/12/06] Spam Words
Replies: 643
Views: 158533

spam words list

Hey Joe, 1.) I tried to go back to page 12 - 22 and did not see a list of spam words to start off with. Please see if you can PM me the list you find which is a good one to start with. 2.) Thank you for seeing if you can make a script to require certain basic questions and lists of answers be chosen...
by drywash
Wed Nov 08, 2006 4:19 pm
Forum: [2.0.x] MOD Database Releases
Topic: [01/12/06] Spam Words
Replies: 643
Views: 158533

Spam word initial list - recommended?

Hey Joe, 1.) Sorry about that. EasyMod installed it!! I'm very happy thus far. Could you recommend a good list of spam words which tends to work well which has been honed? I'd love to start off with a decent list. 2.) Ever notice that under the standard "Ban Control" for phpBB2 that if you add a *.h...
by drywash
Wed Nov 08, 2006 3:16 pm
Forum: [2.0.x] MOD Database Releases
Topic: [01/12/06] Spam Words
Replies: 643
Views: 158533

installation of Spam Words

Hey Joe, I tried to use EASYMOD to install spamwords and I don't remember getting any error messages. Although I saw nothing new in the admin interface. Its as though nothing changed. Can you give me any step-by-step instructions as to how to install SpamWords? I did not see any in the readme file. ...
by drywash
Mon Oct 23, 2006 1:08 pm
Forum: [2.0.x] MOD Database Releases
Topic: [01/12/06] Spam Words
Replies: 643
Views: 158533

Simple clear installation instructions

Dear Joe, I realize that spamwords cannot be installed with Easymod. Am I wrong about this? Can it be installed with Easymod? It didn't seem to work when I tried it. Could you please send me a URL or simple step by step instruction for installing spamwords? I could not seem to find it in the package...
by drywash
Tue Oct 17, 2006 12:48 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: *Malicious authenticated Spammer posting Pr0n URL's -HELP*
Replies: 8
Views: 362

Spammers

Hey Wo1f, Yes, the users are authenticated themselves as I have the admin area set to user authentication. Next they are posting spam such as the following example: USER NAME -- PrimaPlusN IP ADDRESS -- 87.68.159.216.cable.012.net.il Joined: 04 Oct 2006 Posts: 1 Location: USA FULL MESSAGE: Posted: 1...
by drywash
Tue Oct 17, 2006 12:44 am
Forum: [2.0.x] MOD Database Releases
Topic: [01/12/06] Spam Words
Replies: 643
Views: 158533

spamwords

Anyone have a simple URL which explains the step-by-step installation instructions for this MOD? It would not install with usershield.

Thanks,

-David
by drywash
Sun Oct 15, 2006 5:10 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: *Malicious authenticated Spammer posting Pr0n URL's -HELP*
Replies: 8
Views: 362

ivirtua, I do have user validation set on. And also installed UserShield. What is "CAPCHA moeverd" ?? Do you have a URL link for this that you could point out for me? Again, I believe this bit / user(s) is not only getting past my authentication validation, but also confirming / validating their ema...

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