Call for moderation/filtering on bionet newsgroups

William Bains william at
Tue Aug 19 02:35:59 EST 1997

In article <hallsg-1508972212350001 at>,
hallsg at (Dr. Stephen G. Hall) wrote:

> It is extremely unfortunate that the bionet newsgroups have become
> swamped with junk posts.  These groups used to provide am invaluable
> service to the public; however, they have become something many in
> the scientific community stay away from now due to the continuous 
> spam that is posted.
> Here's hoping for a little moderation. Anyone agree?
> -- 
> Stephen G. Hall, Ph.D.
> Chief Scientific Officer
> GenMed Corporation
> 11494-B Sorrento Valley Road
> San Diego, CA 92121
> Toll Free: 888.443.3633
> Phone:     619.794.2721
> FAX:       619.794.7053

Yes. Bionet used to be an information resource. It may become a junk-yard.

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