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Re: serious problems with Mr. Troup

Anthony Towns <aj@azure.humbug.org.au> wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 21, 2004 at 03:04:39PM +0100, Ingo Juergensmann wrote:
> ...a mail that appeared via debian-devel-announce.

> How odd. That's a developers only list and Ingo's no developer. Who was
> it signed by?

> [-- PGP output follows (current time: Sun Feb 22 00:49:39 2004) --]
> gpg: Signature made Sun Feb 22 00:04:39 2004 EST using DSA key ID 7F4E0E11
> gpg: Good signature from "Bastian Blank <bastianb@gmx.de>"
> gpg:                 aka "Bastian Blank <waldi_@gmx.de>"
> ...

> Ahh. From the DMUP:

> ] Examples of what we consider net abuse:
> ]  * Forged headers and / or Addresses
> ]
> ] Forging headers or messages means sending mail such that its origin
> ] appears to be another user or machine, or a non-existent machine.

I assume Bastian received the mail from Ingo with the pledge to sign
it and bounce it to d-d-a, which is completely different.

Bouncing/forwarding e-mail from non-DDs to d-d-a is ok.

The paragraph you quoted would match if _Bastian_ wrote the mail and
made it appear to be sent by Ingo.

> Complaints are completely off topic for announcement lists.

           cu andreas
Hey, da ist ein Ballonautomat auf der Toilette!
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