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Re: displaying email adresses

Jean-Baptiste Rouquier <jean-baptiste.rouquier@ens-lyon.fr> wrote:
> I'm a bit concerned that email adresses appear as plain text on
> http://bugs.donarmstrong.com/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=250000 (and many 
> other bug reports).
> I have two consecutive good spam filters, but nevertheless it is always 
> good not to facilitae the work of spamers.

It would be a waste of time to work on that non-issue, as the bugs
are also displayed on many other sites which show email addresses.
There may even be address harvesters subscribed directly to

In short, spam must be stopped at source.  It is not possible to
publish *and* to hide completely from spammers.  If you are postmaster
on a debian box, please make sure you have active anti-spam measures
and act against any local spammers in a timely and severe manner.

Best wishes,
MJ Ray http://mjr.towers.org.uk/email.html tel:+44-844-4437-237 -
Webmaster-developer, statistician, sysadmin, online shop builder,
consumer and workers co-operative member http://www.ttllp.co.uk/ -
Writing on koha, debian, sat TV, Kewstoke http://mjr.towers.org.uk/

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