Re: Why can't we keep SPAM off this mailing list?

Stephanos Piperoglou (spip@hol.gr)
Fri, 19 Dec 1997 20:03:30 +0200 (EET)


Date: Fri, 19 Dec 1997 20:03:30 +0200 (EET)
From: Stephanos Piperoglou <spip@hol.gr>
To: www-html@w3.org
In-Reply-To: <Pine.LNX.3.93.971218145425.16235A-100000@dalpop.biomed.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.3.96.971219200207.119B-100000@fenchurch.hol.gr>
Subject: Re: Why can't we keep SPAM off this mailing list?

On Thu, 18 Dec 1997, Albert Hopkins wrote:

> I'm seeing more and more SPAM on this ML everyday and, frankly, it's
> getting very annoying.

I would expect this is because there are bots scanning the list archives on
the web. Maybe the archive administrator could engineer something to not
hide these (replaced elements are a good idea; most bots would miss them.
Especially the @ character).

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