[Mailman-Developers] Please Explain !!!
Barry A. Warsaw
Mon, 16 Jul 2001 20:02:19 -0400
>>>>> "ST" == Simon Troup <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
ST> Can anyone please explain why, after joining the Mailman Users
ST> mailing list, I have been bombarded by dozens of emails that
ST> appear to orinate form mailing lists at portal2.com and
ST> outblaze.com and are addressed to email@example.com (not me
ST> !! My email appears in "Envelope to").
I can guarantee there is no explicit connection between portal2 or
outblaze and either Mailman or python.org. I highly doubt there's any
implicit connection either, i.e. they aren't using Mailman. From the
Message-ID of the message you forwarded, I'd say it's a good guess
they're using Lyris <wink>.
It's also almost impossible that you got bombarded by someone
harvesting mailman-users because 1) there's no way they could have
done that in just a few minutes; 2) why didn't anybody else get