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Re: Prevention of list spamming?

From: Sue Jordan <sjacct@worldnet.att.net>
Date: Tue, 02 Dec 1997 14:10:03 -0500
Message-ID: <34845D0B.20F4E9AB@worldnet.att.net>
To: "Eric A. Meyer" <eam3@po.cwru.edu>
CC: www-style@w3.org
Eric A. Meyer wrote:
> What's most annoying to me is the decline in our
> signal-to-noise ratio.
>    Is there any way to combat this-- like maybe configuring the list so
> that only subscribers may post to it?  Granted, someone could join, post,
> and unsubscribe in one quick shot, but at least that way they'd have to go
> to some effort, which would discourage all but the most fanatic, or, dare
> we say it, those who are actually interested in style sheets.  Plus, we
> wouldn't receive actual spam (MASS EMAIL WORKS!!!) any longer.
>    Good idea?  Bad idea?
Good idea.  If that's a CFV, you have mine. ;-)

Sue Jordan
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Received on Tuesday, 2 December 1997 14:11:23 UTC

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