[NOT A BUG] Banned for asking questions? [Linux]

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[NOT A BUG] Banned for asking questions? [Linux]

Post by thesofine » Sun Sep 28, 2008 7:43 pm

So twice today I was banned for asking questions. Literally typing "??" and being banned. Both times I was walking through the maps attacking monsters. The first time I was in the 1st level of the mine and the second time I was in the new "volcano-created" map. Any advice would be helpful. Through a search of this forum, I see that a similar bug has occurred twice in the past (people being banned for texting). Thanks/thesofine
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Re: Banned for asking questions? [Linux]

Post by Turmfalke » Sun Sep 28, 2008 8:45 pm

did you spammed your questions?
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Re: Banned for asking questions? [Linux]

Post by thesofine » Sun Sep 28, 2008 8:56 pm

I wouldn't even know how to do that. Nor, would I do it.
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Re: Banned for asking questions? [Linux]

Post by Crush » Sun Sep 28, 2008 9:21 pm

Let me rephrase Turmfalkes post: Did you send a high number of chat lines in a short amount of time?
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Re: Banned for asking questions? [Linux]

Post by thesofine » Sun Sep 28, 2008 9:30 pm

um, i did't think so but maybe that's what I did. thanks for your help, I will slow down my message speed :>
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Re: Banned for asking questions? [Linux]

Post by kr0n05931 » Sun Sep 28, 2008 10:22 pm

Are you sure you weren't banned for botting? I see you in the bat caves not talking ALOT.
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Re: Banned for asking questions? [Linux]

Post by Booth » Sun Sep 28, 2008 10:50 pm

same here i see u bot in there all the time
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Re: Banned for asking questions? [Linux]

Post by thesofine » Mon Sep 29, 2008 1:39 am

well, it turned out it was the use of text "smileys" that got me banned. I was not aware of this "anti-spamming" feature until I asked the question today. Thanks for the help.
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Re: Banned for asking questions? [Linux]

Post by Rotonen » Mon Sep 29, 2008 7:18 am

What's with the lynching attitude in our community these days?

Cool down, chill out, do something. This doesn't seem warm and welcoming anymore.
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Re: Banned for asking questions? [Linux]

Post by Booth » Wed Oct 01, 2008 5:00 am

so u want us to welcome botters? lol
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Re: Banned for asking questions? [Linux]

Post by Platyna » Mon Oct 06, 2008 11:17 pm

No. We want you all to quit bitching and back-sit-moderating. Otherwise the management will also become impossible., your choice.

This is not AOL chat.

Thesofine, this is not a bug, you have hit anti-spam protection. I think one question mark per question is quite enought.

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