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XF 1.2 Use Stop Forum Spam and Project Honey Pot at same time

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by Moddis, Dec 7, 2013.

  1. Moddis

    Moddis Active Member

    I see there is an option that says:

    "Check DNSBL on registration: Check IP addresses in DNS block lists when a new user registers to help prevent spam. If the StopForumSpam integration is not enabled, the Tornevall DNSBL will be checked."

    So if Stop Forum Spam is active, is there any point in entering the Project Honey Pot key? Will it check both, the Stopforumspam and Projecthoneypot, databases?
     
  2. Mike

    Mike XenForo Developer Staff Member

    The SFS check refers to the custom system at the top. If you disable that but keep DNSBL active, it will check the Tornevall one. If you enter a Project HoneyPot key, it will always check that.
     
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  3. Moddis

    Moddis Active Member

    So if I dont disable the DNSBL and enter a Project Honey Pot Key, will it check both the SFS and DNSBL?
     
  4. Mike

    Mike XenForo Developer Staff Member

    The SFS check is separate. The Tornevall DB mostly matches with it, but in a much more limited way (and it's not updated with the same frequency).
     
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  5. Moddis

    Moddis Active Member

    Ok cool, will enable both then.
     

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