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Re: Branden's mail policies

On Sun, Jun 19, 2005 at 02:53:21AM -0700, Paul Johnson wrote:
> On Sunday June 19 2005 2:31 am, Simon Huggins wrote:
> > You can see on your "blacklist backlash" that JaNET, the UK's
> > academic network is listed as respecting the DUL.  Blacklisting via
> > the DUL is a positive measure when coupled with virus scanning
> > smarthosts as it reduces the number of virus mails spread by
> > clients like Outlook.
> Y'all do realize that greylisting takes care of those about 9 out of 
> 10 times, and the overhead to do virus scanning is minimal on what 
> does keep retrying long enough to get greylisted, right?  DULs are 
> considered stupid, you might as well just deny mail from

Notice that Branden has repeteadly complained in the past about himself being
victim of such setups, and mentioning feeling insulted to be taken as spammers
or thereabout. I fully agree with him on that too even.


Sven Luther

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