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You want a 6% Google Tax? Get lost, German copyright bods told

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Re: “If Google takes intellectual property from the EU and works with it..."

I haven't played much with robots.txt, but can you specify a non-existing directory so you can block anyone who tries to access them?

I found that most 404 logs of attempts to hack a small WP based test site by probing for vulnerable plugins tend to start with a request for robots.txt, so it's maybe a fun way to set up a trap for those who see "disallow" as an invitation and sling them straight onto a ban list.

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