Subject: Re: Mass-Mailings Delivered to NetBSD.ORG--STOP THE(MY) MADNESS
To: Jeff Thieleke <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg Wohletz <greg@duke.CS.UNLV.EDU>
Date: 11/26/1997 21:13:28
>> I agree and sympathize (and I am the unofficial NetBSD "spam czar",
>> hence this reply), but doing so is not as simple as it may appear.
>> >I'm advocating that you ban the mail servers which originate these
>> >messages from posting into the current-users.. or at least the domains of
>> >the original senders, and the mail servers which allow anonymous postings.
>> Unfortunately this is not always possible. For instance, one recent
>> example (Subject: Here it is....) was received from a mailserver in
>> the ix.netcom.com domain. When I complained to Netcom about it, I got
>> back the following:
>Why not do more filtering than simply blacklisting domains? For example, the
Strongly consider using: