I would be happy for the list to only allow subscribed members to post. Cheers, Bob Edwards Gero Kuhlmann wrote: > Hello, > > as you can easily see the flood of spam mails has reached the netboot > mailing list some time ago already. As the maintainer of this list I > do receive even more spam because majordomo on baghira blocks mails which > are larger than a couple of kB, and sends them to me. A couple of years > ago only members of the mailing list had the right to post. However, while > I was unable to maintain this list for a while, this restriction has been > lifted in order to allow people reading the list using public mailing list > processors on the web to also post into it. But due to the large amount of > spam mails flooding the net I would like to bring up the posting issue > again. What do you think? Should we restrict posting access to subscribed > members only again? Any other ideas of reducing the amount of spam on the > list? (No, it's not an option to install a spam filter on the list > server). > > Thanks in advance for expressing your opinions. > > gero. > =========================================================================== This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: Bob Edwards <Robert.Edwards@anu.edu.au> To get help about this list, send a mail with 'help' as the only string in it's body to email@example.com. If you have problems with this list, send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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