Subject: Re: spam to my list address
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Peter Seebach <email@example.com>
Date: 09/10/2000 00:55:21
In message <Pine.NEB.firstname.lastname@example.org>, Grey
>Not a bad idea, as long as it's doing the right thing with the RBL.
>I have the misfortune to live on an address owned by above.net, and they
>block the ORBS scanner, so they have been put on the RBL because no
>reliable information has been obtained to the contrary.
This is almost certainly incorrect. The RBL is *HOSTED BY* above.net. The
RBL has come within a hair's breadth of listing all the various ORBS sites,
for various reasons... They are not about to list above.net.
>This is bad for me because, due to my IP, I get rejected trying to mail
>to one of either planix.com or weird.org (or do I have them backwards?).
>pobox.com also rejects me because of this.
Are you sure it isn't ORBS that they're really using? ORBS has a history of
spite listings, and has been fairly hostile to above.net in the past.