onions wrote:So that we're all on the same page: if they are indeed limiting the number of greetings sent per ip address, then there is no way that a sender is going to know this. There is no error message, no notification whatsoever. If you are reading this and are still sending multiple messages, please stop until further notice. I really don't want anyone to waste their time if unnecessarily.
deco_droid wrote:i think lego's intent was to donate the toys based on a large group of fans participating -- not based on a few afol's uber-spamming tactics.
follow the rules and be happy with the results.
onions wrote:probably a good idea to turn off any bots you guys have running until we can confirm that messages are once again being sent out. like i said, they may be figuring out other measures to prevent bot spamming.
buriedbybricks wrote:Better than the 100 a day it was crawling at when we started.
lostone wrote:Just wondering what the figure is at now
lostone wrote:and is there anything else we can do to help?
onions wrote:i'll be making a post on the front page later today with an update.