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BadBoy: Anti Spam Blocker & Reporter  Updated less than 3 days ago!  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)

Version: v12.821
by: funkydude [More]

BadBoy Highlights:

  • Blocking & reporting spam: gold, hack, phishing, account trading, runescape gold trading, casino, illegal item selling, etc...
  • A 20 line chat buffer/throttle to prevent people spamming the same message one after another.
  • Configuration screen by typing /badboy

The following are not scanned and cannot be reported/blocked by this addon: Friends, Real ID friends, Guild, Party, Raid, GM's.
The following channels are monitored: Trade, General, Yell, Whispers.

Please post missed spam on the forums or PM me here.

Plugins

Block chat by typing in keywords BadBoy_CCleaner.
Remove guild advertising BadBoy_Guilded.
Block whispers by player level BadBoy_Levels.

Log all removed chat BadBoy_History.

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Unread 06-22-10, 07:56 PM  
justinm
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Re: BadBoy v5

Originally posted by funkydude
Here we go:
BadBoy: Updated to v5, uses less resources, catches more spam
BadBoy_CCleaner: Updated with a few requested words
BadBoy_Guilded: New plugin, removes guild adverts from public channels
Wow, this is one ambitious update, funkydude. It also makes me happy.

Really curious how you managed to block guild ads, though...
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Unread 06-20-10, 06:21 PM  
funkydude
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BadBoy v5

Here we go:
BadBoy: Updated to v5, uses less resources, catches more spam
BadBoy_CCleaner: Updated with a few requested words
BadBoy_Guilded: New plugin, removes guild adverts from public channels
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Unread 06-15-10, 12:07 PM  
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Originally posted by st0nedpenguin
First off, after moving to Kargath US and seeing my chat windows destroyed by spam in Dalaran, thanks for the life saving addon!

However, I am noticing that it seems to remove the race text from my ingame tooltips, and also from any items such as the ToC crafted items, the "available" races line is just a selection of commas.

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You moved to a different server and you forgot to update all your saved variables onto the new server folder.

And to the author of this amazing addon, Thank you.
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Unread 06-13-10, 09:06 PM  
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Could you describe your issue in a little more detail? Are you talking about the "Complaint Registered" message? That automatically happens when someone is reported.

Originally posted by XenonLite
Is there a way to change the spam thing, so i only see same message once every 10 seconds, instead of w.e it is at now?
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Unread 06-13-10, 08:24 PM  
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Is there a way to change the spam thing, so i only see same message once every 10 seconds, instead of w.e it is at now?
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Unread 06-07-10, 09:33 AM  
Corgyll
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I guess nothing can be done by badboy for this, but i'm gonna mention it anyway.

There's some (honestly cool) advertising going on outside the AH on Ravencrest-EU in the mornings.

Instead of lining up corpses to form an URL to some site they line up sleeping lvl1 trolls that shift around in the air to make the URL.

First they're lying down to form the URL, then they shift to standing up and forming it a small distance away but vertically.

It looks pretty cool but it's annoying to get spammed by 20+ <name> falls asleep.
And i'm a tad too lazy to report 20+ lvl1 trolls.

Perhaps some toggle to filter out the /sleep?

Just thought i'd let you know.
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Unread 06-05-10, 04:23 PM  
funkydude
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Sometimes the gold advertisers like to draw with symbols to advertise their gold, v4.3 attempts to combat this by filtering this art, can be turned off, see config for details.
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Unread 05-28-10, 09:47 PM  
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Apologies, it seems you're correct.

Now I have to try and figure out why the problem is persisting with zero addons enabled at all. :|
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Unread 05-28-10, 02:23 PM  
funkydude
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Cannot possibly be BadBoy, sorry. It is far too simple, and doesn't go anywhere near tooltips.
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First off, after moving to Kargath US and seeing my chat windows destroyed by spam in Dalaran, thanks for the life saving addon!

However, I am noticing that it seems to remove the race text from my ingame tooltips, and also from any items such as the ToC crafted items, the "available" races line is just a selection of commas.

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Unread 05-21-10, 07:40 PM  
Mintyninja
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Thank you for automating the annoying process of reporting spammers.
I smile whenever I see my badboy reporting!
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Unread 04-17-10, 12:37 AM  
Vikthor
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Please be putting in the side which can be seen on the picture into the filter, to see regularly.

Thanks.
Last edited by Cairenn : 04-17-10 at 05:14 AM.
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Unread 04-09-10, 08:02 AM  
donkamillo
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Really a nice addon


I don' know how to express my satisfaction when I see your code automagically reporting the spammers ...

Those ...ing spammer are so triring with their commercial propaganda.

with you my chat stopped looking like a mailbox.

Thanks
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Unread 03-23-10, 08:33 PM  
Potter
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I've noticed the line consolidation isn't working properly..even before 3.3.3

I have some screenshots if you want proof

No odd characters in the text or anything either
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Unread 03-08-10, 09:13 AM  
datahedron
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I would just like to say a gigantic THANK YOU for all your efforts to keep this mod up2date, Funkydude! I've been using this ever since I found it last year, and I can actually turn my General and Trade channels back on because of you. Anyone who wants to complain about the need to update it frequently obviously isn't paying attention to their chat boxes. As the spammers change their game, you are effectively chasing them down.
/vote Blizzard Hire You... :P

Your efforts are fantastic!
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