Subject: Re: mail configuration
To: None <>
From: Jay Maynard <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/22/2001 07:31:58
On Thu, Feb 22, 2001 at 04:25:43AM -0800, Tim Walls wrote:
> If the sender is speaking valid SMTP, and the receiver doesn't attempt to
> deliver the message, then the receiver is broken.

So, you don't support spam control measures applied by ISPs to their
customers, or, for that matter, me configuring my copy of sendmail to drop
spammer's messages on the floor? Bah.

> If they still want to do it, then transparently redirecting port 25
> traffic to their smarthost is trivial (at least one of my ISPs does it.)

This is indeed a good answer.