Re: [SECURITY] [DSA 3501-1] perl security update
This thread is just comedy gold. It's almost a shame his email is clearly from a personal address and not a work one.
There is wisdom in temperance and in this good advice! (-:
Vincent F. Heuser, Jr.
Hirsh and Heuser, PC
Counselors and Attorneys at Law
3600 Goldsmith Lane
Louisville KY 40220
----- Original Message -----
From: "Andrew Deck" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "James Barrett" <email@example.com>
Sent: Tuesday, March 01, 2016 2:20 PM
Subject: Re: [SECURITY] [DSA 3501-1] perl security update
> Here is the page that under a minute of googling helped me find:
> To unsubscribe, enter your e-mail and click the 'unsubscribe' button.
> That didn't work? Maybe try taking the advice here:
> Short of spamming the entire mailing list (to which, making a
> conservative estimate, at least a few hundred people subscribe), you
> might want to try mailing the hostmaster if you can't figure out how
> to either unsub or make a gmail filter rule.
> "someone take my email off the list or I will report it as harassment."
> I know this is probably frustrating for you, but lay off the legal
> threats. For one thing, if you actually *did* follow through that
> almost certainly wouldn't go anywhere, but more to the point
> threatening people makes them less inclined to want to help you.
> "Unsubscribe me or I will spam your list"
> For a number of reasons, that would not be a good idea. One being that
> it's almost certainly a violation of Google's ToS, and this would be a
> very silly thing to get banned over.
> And no, I am in no way affiliated with the Debian project.
> "If you give me six lines written by the hand of the most honest of
> men, I will find something in them which will hang him."
> - Cardinal Richelieu