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Re: [h-e-w] Spam?

From: David Vanderschel
Subject: Re: [h-e-w] Spam?
Date: 20 Jun 2002 15:19:24 -0500

On Thursday, June 06, "David Vanderschel" <address@hidden> wrote:
>At present the list is configured to accept posting
>from anyone.  As an administrator of the list, I can
>configure the list to refuse messages unless they come
>from a subscribed address.  Regarding this very issue,
>I checked with address@hidden (Mark Weaver)
>about a month ago, and I received the [formerly] appended reply.
>Basically, it is discouraged for GNU lists.  However,
>a list which plays in the Windows environment may
>constitute a special case in the GNU world; so I'd be
>willing to consider some debate on this topic.  To
>this end, I created a poll at YahooGroups for this
>issue.  To vote, go to


>The poll closes June 20.

There was little voter 'turnout'.  Only 10 people
voted, and the split was 50-50.  This is certainly not
an "overwhelming" vote for change; so, for now, I will
leave it alone.

>I suspect that the comprehensive solution to which
>Mark refers at the end of his message is not in place
>yet.  When that is working, this whole question may
>become moot.

Apparently, it is not quite in place yet; but,
according to Mark, it is a top priority.

  David V.

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