Re: Junk mail on the list.
On Mon, 30 Jun 2003 17:24:43 -0500
David <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Sunday 29 June 2003 03:01 am, cr wrote:
> > On Saturday 28 June 2003 05:39, alex wrote:
> > > I'm getting a lot of junk mail that is addressed to this list. Am
> > > I the only one getting this stuff?
> > >
> > > alex
> > The polite term for it is 'Spam' :(
> > Nope, I'm getting it too. Most noticeably the loony with his
> > 60-K-sized posts about 'IEEP' and bizarre gobbledygook. Six of 'em
> > at last count....
> Can someone explain what these are all about? I've seen some of these
> types of huge amounts of gibberish on other lists.. Are they strictly
> for harassment or what?
I don't know which mails you're talking about, but it could simply be
spam in some foreign language, like chinese or japanese, which your
mailclient can't view...