Robots - which type?

Hi guys,

I was wondering if I could get an opinion on which is the best way to control robots that visit your site.
Do you recommend either adding a robots.txt file in the root directory or is it better to include coding in the meta tags of each page?

Thanks in advance
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Even tough all robots are supposed to obey the robots.txt file and the meta tags there realy is no way to fully protect your self against them. Most search robots like google and such will obey but there are rouge ones out there... Mabye a combination of both would be the best.

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