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Re: Lots of (easily recognisible) spam sent to the BTS today

On Wed, Nov 01, 2006 at 05:56:16PM -0800, Blars Blarson wrote:
> In article <[🔎] 20061101232057.GA9297@javifsp.no-ip.org> jfs@computer.org writes:
> >a) for mails to -close  or to control@b.d.o to prevent a spammer/malicious
> >   person from closing all the bugs or mangling with the BTS in such a way
> >   that would take us some effort to recover

> Rather than that, I would like to see non-versioned close messages
> depriciated, other than ones that are explicitly so.  No change would
> be needed for the majority of cases, only the rare "not a bug" close
> message would need to be different.

These aren't so rare, IME...

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
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