Re: Spam-Problem with linux.debian.user.german
On 2008-09-29 17:46 +0200, Klaus Ethgen wrote:
> I had posted a followup to linux.debian.user.german. Now I got a very
> strange mail from a italian host telling me that the post was canceled
> and that I have to subscribe a mailing list.
You don't have to do that, although it is recommended that you subscribe
to the whitelist mailing list¹.
> What the hell is that about? I did not post to any mailing list. I did
> post to a nntp group. I do not want to subscribe to one another mailing
> list when there is a nntp group available. Mailing lists are as bad as
> this forum stuff. For all and ever a new account with a new password.
Err, are you aware that the linux.debian.user.german newsgroup is
nothing else than a gatewayed mailing list, namely
email@example.com? And where did you subscribe to it?
> However, back to the question. Is that a official mail for whatever
> reason ever or is that spam that try to get me on a pishing page?
Please forward that mail, then somebody can tell you.