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Re: Spam on the List

On 9/6/05, Allyn, MarkX A <markx.a.allyn@intel.com> wrote:
> I have a question about the general lists; not the bug tracker.
> What would happen if we can change the policy of the lists (debian-boot,
> debian-devel, and so forth) so that they will not accept email
> except from those people who have already subscribed and have
> confirmed?
> I belong to some email lists (these are not Debian related, but for
> social groups) that prohibit any email from getting through to the
> list recipients except from those who have subscribe and have
> been confirmed.
> I have seen far less spam on those because of that policy.

It'd require users to subscribe which may not be desired either.

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