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Re: Maybe it's time we start moderating this group

On Tue, 15 Jan 2002, Jonathan D. Proulx wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 15, 2002 at 08:58:12AM -0500, Kurt Keville wrote:
> :I suspect this address has found it's way onto one of the ubiquitous spam
> :address CDs available via spam mail everywhere.
> Moderate is such a strong word...
> I'd advocate restricting posting to subscribers and having
> s.o. unsubscribe any spam that still makes it by.

Agreed.  Moderation slows down discussion anyway.  I run a listserv
list, and restricting posts to subscribers (with non-subscriber posts
sent to the moderators) has worked well for eliminating spam.

And yes, we definitely need to do something.  I was considering
unsubscribing just to avoid the spam.....

Damian Menscher
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