Replies to spam

Bertram Scharpf lists at
Fri Nov 25 22:38:45 UTC 2016

On Thursday, 24. Nov 2016, 19:37:56 +0200, Jonathan McKeown wrote:
> On 24 Nov 2016 19:11, "Bertram Scharpf" <lists at> wrote:
> >
> > Why is it possible to post as a non-subscriber at all?
> The answer to this frequently-asked question is: to make it easier for new
> users to ask for help.
> Every time this debate takes place, there is a great deal of heat before
> this reason is affirmed and the decision is made not to change it.

No, no, please. This is the last thing I intended.

I guess this solution has alread been discussed, too:

Maybe one could create a web site that asks for a captcha?


Bertram Scharpf
Stuttgart, Deutschland/Germany

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