Junk appearing on this list

Brian Somers brian at freebsd-services.com
Thu Sep 27 20:25:30 BST 2001

> I really didn't want to have to use my real address to get at this list 
> but I have. Did I need to ?
> Are the junk and gobbledegook messages coming from temporary 
> subscribers ? If so how about a minimum period between joining 
> and posting.

Currently there's no restriction on who can post to the list.

In general, only allowing subscribers to post causes too many 
administrative problems and makes it impossible for people to post 
from work or other such places.

Of course I don't admin this list.... :*)

> 	Jon

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