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Re: [bounces] Re: filter this list!?!?
Option (4) Configure majordomo to accept msg only from subscribers ( a
feature it already supports).
At 04:32 PM 9/3/03, Chuck Yerkes wrote:
>1) write up a filter to stop it that will not impact machine
> that sends billions of messages and works with majordomo2.
> Offer it up. As a package that self installs. With docs.
>2) filter locally. I don't get ANY of these messages.
> procmail and spamassassin are your friend.
>3) see ya.
>(and this list is hardly the main or even a major source of spam/
>worms for me)...
>Quoting Matthew Coulson (email@example.com):
> > I for one am about a week away from unsubscribing due to the annoyance
> of all
> > these bounces. I personally don't think that I should have to be the one
> > filtering out what is shit and what isn't shit from the email's sent to a
> > mailing list. A mailing list should try to keep spam from being sent to it
> > and it should also try to stop bounces as well. Why should a mailing list
> > server waste all of this bandwidth with all of these useless emails. Most
> > likely there are thousands of subscribers to at least this mailing list
> > with the typical email that is getting bounced being < 20 KB we aren't
> > about a tiny bit of bandwidth and this is for a single message but what
> > the 40+ we are getting a day. Now we are talking about Gigabytes of
> > being wasted. Even with broadband I would rather that my bandwidth go
> > than wasted in this way.