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#44933 - 02/20/08 04:36 AM UGN Security
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Is user id: 'UGN Security' a bot?

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#44943 - 02/20/08 07:43 AM Re: UGN Security [Re: switch]
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 Originally Posted By: switch
Is user id: 'UGN Security' a bot?
Yes


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#44945 - 02/20/08 09:38 AM Re: UGN Security [Re: Gremelin]
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How exactly does the bot pull the news articles and manage to post them on the boards?

Or is it just a normal RSS feed?

Pardon my ignorance.

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#44946 - 02/20/08 03:40 PM Re: UGN Security [Re: switch]
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The rss feeds are checked on a timer, if new data exists (based on timestamp) it's posted to the forums.


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