Re: Bug#514039: please make firstname.lastname@example.org moderated
On Wed, 04 Feb 2009, Holger Levsen wrote:
> Threads with complaints about too much backscatter:
> Announcement to ask to turn the list into a moderated one, giving time to
> object: (noone did object)
Since the major problem seems to be backscatter, we can pretty easily
more rules to handle most of it.
I personally don't subscribe to email@example.com, so I haven't been
paying attention to it or its issues, but rules to address the
backscatter problem are definetly accepted. [And if no one bothers to
do so, I'll try to take a look at the previous month's collection of
messages and try to put rules in place to fix the majority of the
That said, if the subscribers to firstname.lastname@example.org actually want to
make it moderated and enough active people are willing to moderate, I
don't have a problem with it becoming moderated. [I just know that
keeping moderated lists moderated requires a fair bit of effort.]
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