Helge Weissig helgew at
Mon Jul 25 22:05:15 EST 1994

In article <310kie$rp5 at>, mahaffy at (James
Mahaffy) wrote:

> Tony Nugent (tnugent at wrote:
> : rkjb at (Ken Brown) writes:
> : One of the better ways of dealing with this is to
> : send multiple copies of his posting back to him...
> Except in THIS case you would get the wrong person in trouble.
> Apparently someone was using his address.  See the previous posts from
> the SysOp. 

plus: it is not quite according to nettiquette either to retaliate in a
way like this... it is taking up bandwith on your own machine and it might
crash the other machine thereby affecting other, innocent people as well!

In a case like this: write to the postmaster or sysop at that site and
complain... once! if enough ppl do it, it works!



Helge WEISSIG                              e-mail: helgew at
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