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Tritech Research Tritech_Research at lamg.com
Fri Jul 12 21:13:32 EST 1996


What the hell is this??? Does this mean that to prevent spamming
on this newsgroup, we'll need to collect some money from everyone
on the yeast mailing list? 

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I agree this is pretty bogus.  But, people do have the right to send
whatever e-mail they want, sort of.  I can think of a few possible
solutions.  One is to ignor the postings if they are not too frequent.
Two, if the postings from a single spam source are too frequent,
would be to contact, in this case, cine.net and complain that their
user is being a nuisance, and should be kicked off.  Another would
be an "electronic moderator" that automatically rejected (ate) postings
either from a specific sender (hdlco at cine.net), or from all non-
subscibers to the list.  A third possibility is a moderator to manually
filter things out, but personally, I am in favor of more freedom and
less censorship.

Andy Papp
Tritech_Research at LAMG.COM




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