Controlling Spam

Cornelius Krasel krasel at wpxx02.toxi.uni-wuerzburg.de
Sat Jun 28 13:28:04 EST 1997


Arthur E. Sowers (arthures at access5.digex.net) wrote:
> I sometimes look over on bionet.general to see what is happening. I am
> most of the time on sci.research.careers and we don't get a lot of spam
> there (in my opinion) although it is unmoderated.

One of the reasons for this might be that most cancelbots (these are
programs which automatically cancel spam) do not watch the bionet.*
hierarchy since it is not one of the "big 7". This also points to a
possible solution: set up cancelbots for bionet.*

My $0.02,

--Cornelius.

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