[CentOS-devel] Spammer: Did we shut him down?

John Summerfield debian at herakles.homelinux.org
Fri Feb 6 08:25:31 UTC 2009


Scott Silva wrote:
> on 2-5-2009 4:47 AM John Summerfield spake the following:
>> Hugo van der Kooij wrote:
>>
>>> 	>>>Q: Why is top posting frowned upon?
>>>
>>> Bored? Click on http://spamornot.org/ and rate those images.
>> 1,
>> I get quite a few of those, at another address. It's sent "from" me.
>>
>> 2.
>> There's nothing to prevent anyone from subcsribing to this list and 
>> harvesting addresses of all contributors.
>>
>> 3.
>> Before implementing SPF, google for and join some antispam lists. I did 
>> so, and the consensus on one of them was that SPF isn't a good answer. 
>> CSV was regarded as preferable.
> 
> A consensus of one?

A consensus of those on the particular list. Just reading it was enough 
for me.

Do some research.


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