K-lined for no reason?

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Jimley
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K-lined for no reason?

Postby Jimley » Thu Jun 04, 2009 10:15 pm

Connecting...
Logging in...
-- *** Processing connection to irc.paraphysics.net
-- *** Looking up your hostname...
-- *** Checking Ident
-- *** No Ident response
-- *** Couldn't look up your hostname
-irc.paraphysics.net- *** Banned Temporary K-line 14400 min. - (r49/1112) Drones (2009/6/4 21.50)
Error : Closing Link: ipedited4privacy (*** Banned )
Disconnected from irc.efnet.org
I'm not sure why I was banned, 10 days is excessive for sure. Last night was the first time in months I have been on efnet. I simply got something off xbins, said thanks, typed /quit thanks, and that was it. Come back today, and I'm banned? Not a clue on what I did.
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Re: K-lined for no reason?

Postby munky » Fri Jun 05, 2009 4:37 pm

Your connection info matched a regular expression that paraphysics uses on their dronemon (specifically pattern r49 on their dronemon).

Either try another server, or change your connection info (ie - your ident, real name, etc) so that it no longer matches the pattern. You'll have to contact a paraphysics oper to have the ban removed if you don't want to wait the 10 days for it to expire.
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Re: K-lined for no reason?

Postby vx0 » Mon Jun 08, 2009 12:20 am

That rule seeks repetitive nicks with specific idents that are generated by drones creating connections with a fixed algorithm.

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