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Welp, my simple human test, where you had to type “vim” to enter comments on this blog, finally failed to keep out the spam. Surprisingly, it did work for 6 years before I had problems.

Over the weekend, there was a steady stream of spam to the comments. Fortunately, I don’t get a lot of comments, so removing all comments after a certain date was sufficient.

I installed this to combat the problem:

Installation and usage is very simple. We’ll see how it goes from here.

Filed under: Programming

From Dustin on Nov. 30 @ 12:39 p.m. 2012

It works!
From john doe on Feb. 5 @ 12:46 p.m. 2014

when will there be more blog posts?

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