[Mailman-Users] AOL's "Client TOS Notification"

Ralf Hildebrandt Ralf.Hildebrandt at charite.de
Sat Jul 14 20:46:15 CEST 2007

* Zbigniew Szalbot <zbigniew at szalbot.homedns.org>:

> > Do you use VERP to send out the mails? If you do that you can see who
> > the culprit is.

> What I do is I open the email headers and look for message ID. Then, based
> on the email date, I grep the appropriate log and find out the .... ok
> never mind, let's behave... ;)

That doesn't help since a message can have multiple recipients in the
AOL.com domain...

> But beware... I recently wrote to two subscribers that we have been sending
> free content to, and as kindly as possible, I wrote that clicking spam
> makes it very difficult for us and other AOL users to send/receive the
> content. I also notified them that I unsubscribed them. As you can imagine,
> I got spam complaint one more time and actually got blocked by that! I had
> to file an AOL whitelist petition again.

Never overestimate the cluefulness of AOL.com users.

Ralf Hildebrandt (i.A. des IT-Zentrums)         Ralf.Hildebrandt at charite.de
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