vadim_nuclight at mail.ru
Tue Mar 11 11:20:48 UTC 2008
Hi Oliver Fromme!
On Mon, 10 Mar 2008 14:33:37 +0100 (CET); Oliver Fromme wrote about 'Re: list spam':
>>>> I've had it with the list spam -- is the any possibility of moderating this
>>>> list, or changing it to must-be-subscriber-to-post?
>>> I for one would like this too.
>>> On one hand, it is inconvenient for people with multiple email addresses,
>>> but there is an easy way around that. What you do is subscribe twice, and
>>> go to the options page and turn off email for one of them. That way you can
>>> (for example) email with your normal address and receive email from the list
>>> on unique addresses for sorting or whatever.
>>> We do this on other lists for freebsd.org. However, we need to have mailman
>>> be a little smarter about it. Right now, it holds the messages for
>>> moderation. Instead, it needs to immediately bounce the email with
>>> instructions about what to do. Otherwise we have the situation where
>>> somebody emails and gets i the queue, then sends with the right address and
>>> it goes through. Later on, the message is approved and we get a duplicate on
>>> the list.
>> If we're going to go that route, what I'd like to see is a message-free
>> freebsd-posters list I can join once using a posting address that is then
>> authorized to post to any list.
> Yes, please. I'm not subsribed to the lists because I'm
> reading them through a one-way NNTP gateway ( and I guess
> I'm not the only one). I certainly wouldn't want to manage
> several dozens subscriptions just to be able to post to the
Yes, me too, but I'm using two-way NNTP-server - gmane.org. Please keep it
allowing to still post.
WBR, Vadim Goncharov. ICQ#166852181 mailto:vadim_nuclight at mail.ru
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