Subject: Re: Discouraging spam
To: Gregg C Levine <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/31/2000 19:14:12
On Tue, Oct 31, 2000 at 12:57:59PM -0500, Gregg C Levine wrote:
> Hello from Gregg C Levine writing for myself
> Is there any plans underfoot to discourage spammers from sending out their
> garbage through the e-mail addresses used by the lists that the NetBSD site
> hosts? One came today through the address used by the CVS update entity.

Discourage as in reply "don't do this?" I'm afraid thats not possible, as 
normally only fake return addresses are given.

But you can be very sure that there is a big filter liste in front of the
mailing lists, and only very few, new-style spams come through.