Hello Gero, I vote for "posting for members only" ! Oliver -------- Original Message -------- Subject: Posting to netboot mailing list (28-Nov-2002 18:41) From: firstname.lastname@example.org To: email@example.com > > 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. > > -- > Gero Kuhlmann, Emden/Hannover 0511/6497525 (Voice) firstname.lastname@example.org > gero.kuhlmann@arcormail. > de > > =========================================================================== > This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: > "Gero Kuhlmann" <email@example.com> > To get help about this list, send a mail with 'help' as the only string in > it's body to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have problems with this list, > send a mail to email@example.com. > =========================================================================== This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: firstname.lastname@example.org 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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