chinese back posts to the list resp. to me when posting

Carl Johnson carlj at peak.org
Tue Jun 23 17:40:49 UTC 2015


Polytropon <freebsd at edvax.de> writes:

> On Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:05:56 +0200, Christoph Kukulies wrote:
>> I'm always getting replies from some chines email adresses: 
>> ljj_... at sina.com and jz.. at vip.sina.com when posting sth. to 
>> freebsd-questions.
>> I assume these aren't just "vacation"-replies?
>
> As far as it has been explained (and partially translated)
> in several discussion threads already: yes, they are. :-)

I did a grep for sina.com and found several spams with a Reply-To for
<something>.sina.com, so I now consider them a spam site.  I now filter
out anything from them or with a Reply-To for them.

>> Can these be filtered out?
>
> Not by the list maintainers, but _you_ can do it. Either
> define a filter rule in your MUA / MDA, or just press <DEL>
> on the (relatively few) messages when they appear - at least
> that's what I do, because I'm far too lazy to write a simple
> filter when a simpler keypress is simplerer. :-)

-- 
Carl Johnson		carlj at peak.org



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