More spam :-( Was Re: [Mailman-Users] Would you like to receive information on registering your pet online for free?

Andy Smith andy at
Wed Mar 28 08:00:01 CEST 2001

JC Dill <mailman at> writes:

> It sounds as if you are ignoring or overlooking my proposed solution which 
> continues to let non-subscriber posts go through to the list unmoderated, 
> when they contain keyword(s) indicative of an on-topic non-spam 
> post.  Further, even if a post goes to the moderator, that doesn't mean it 
> can't be approved and sent on to the list, all you have introduced is a 
> slight delay.  This seems an acceptable tradeoff for avoiding the spam.  If 
> someone doesn't want their post held up by a moderation process, they 
> should subscribe, or use the appropriate keyword.

This sounds like a good idea, it would be nice to see such a
per-list option in a future version of mailman.

Andy Smith <andy at>

<Imightbeagiant> my legs are reallyy sore today , its from holding my
  dog between them for like 30 minutes

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