Nataraj wrote: <snip> > In any case, I used to have very large numbers in the category you > described, but since I started doing agressive blocking with fail2ban > (matching on repeated mail delivery failures), now I just completely > block all those with IPtables, so that postfix never sees them. I have > not noticed any increase in user complaints since this happened. And I > do notice that the majority of the offending IP addresses were from > asia, south america, eastern Europe, the middle east, etc. <snip> Yeah, I'd love to find a way to create a filter, maybe in t-bird, that deleted any email whose subject line content was non-ASCII. I *know* they're not for me.... mark "and I'm always insulted if they're not offering me at *least* $25M USD"