Subject: Re: Please make it stop..
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Joel Klecker <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/12/1998 16:14:39
At 12:30 -0700 1998-06-11, Andrew Gillham wrote:
> writes:
>> In message <>, Andrew Gillham
>> >According to the effective date (30 days after the date of enactment),
>> >assuming May 12, 1998 is the enactment date, today should be the first
>> >day this bill is enforceable.  I'm not a lawyer.  I am making assumptions,
>> >but this unidentified SPAM *should* be illegal starting today or tomorrow.
>> >(and can be reported to the Federal Trade Commission)
>> No such luck, it's not law yet; only passed by part of the government.
>> Also, note that the FTC doesn't care.  :)
>Yup, I wasn't paying attention.  If it passes into law, we'll be set.

s/set/well and truly fscked/

See <> for reasons why.
Joel "Espy" Klecker
Debian GNU/Linux Developer