Are there any search engines that do not care about robots.txt?

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    – John Conde
    Commented May 21, 2011 at 16:27

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All of the major, and minor, search engines respect robots.txt. Generally speaking only robots with bad intentions, or are poorly written, ignore robots.txt. You can find a list of bad bots here.


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