From: "Michael A. Terrell"
Subject: Re: E-mail from Korea, China or Taiwan no longer accpted
Date: Fri, 10 Jan 2003 10:19:32 -0500
Organization: Have you seen my bench? No, really! Where is it?
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Watson 'Atto Parsec' Name wrote:
> In article ,
> firstname.lastname@example.org mentioned...
> > BTW, on the subject of mailwasher and bouncing, the beta version has
> > the option to bounce messages direct to the spammer after checking for
> > a valid MX record (see accounts advanced options). That would seem to
> > overcome the argument that it is a waste of time as all spammers have
> > invalid return addresses. At worst I guess you would email the open
> > relay which is not a bad thing if it gets them to close it :-).
> Well, if you mention this in the NANAE newsgroup, they would say that it
> violates the cardinal rule of the net, you're never supposed to harm
> anyone. Sending the bounce back to the relay raped server is adding to
> its load and if there are enough bounces it would overload and disable
> the server (and make the server admin a very unhappy person). But then
> they advocate using block lists which cause collateral damage to
> innocent bystanders, so i don't see how bringing down a server could be
> worse than that.
> > ...malcolm
> > --
> > Malcolm Reeves BSc CEng MIEE MIRSE, Full Circuit Ltd, Chippenham, UK
> > (email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com).
> > Design Service for Analogue/Digital H/W & S/W Railway Signalling and Power
> > electronics. More details plus freeware, Win95/98 DUN and Pspice tips, see:
> > http://www.fullcircuit.com or http://www.fullcircuit.co.uk
> > NEW - Desktop ToDo/Reminder program (free)
> My email address is whitelisted. *All* email sent to it
> goes directly to the trash unless you put NOSPAM in the
> Subject: line. alondra101 hotmail.com
> Don't be ripped off by the big book dealers. Go to the URL
> that will give you a choice and save you money(up to half).
> http://www.everybookstore.com You'll be glad you did!
> Just when you thought you had all this figured out, the gov't
> changed it: http://physics.nist.gov/cuu/Units/binary.html
If it crashes often enough, they may get mad enough to set it up
Michael A. Terrell