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Help with 503 in ROBOTS.TXT

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Last Modified: 2019-12-17
I want to create a robots.txt file which will disable crawling on my site by returning a 503 server unavailable error. I cannot find the syntax to this anywhere. Can someone help with this one?

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Chris
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