[Mailman-Users] notification system

Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Sun Jan 22 21:50:38 CET 2006

At 11:34 AM -0500 2006-01-22, Matt Gostick wrote:

>  Yeah, that is what I do now, but I am at the point where I am sending so
>  many emails per day that my penetration rate is decreasing b/c of Junk/Spam
>  folders.

	Ahh.  Yes, that could be a problem.

>            I was hoping that using a standard program where the
>  unsubscribe/subscribe system was known and trusted by isp's that I would
>  get better penetration.

	There are lots of spammers out there that use Mailman to spew 
their sewage, or they do a pretty decent job of spoofing Mailman 
while actually using other tools.  Just having the Mailman name on 
the outgoing message wouldn't save you anything.

Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>

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temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety."

     -- Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790), reply of the Pennsylvania
     Assembly to the Governor, November 11, 1755

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