Graham's spam filter
anthony at interlink.com.au
Tue Aug 27 07:31:42 CEST 2002
>>> "Edward K. Ream" wrote
> I am an enthusiastic user of ChoiceMail,
> http://www.digiportal.com/choicemail.html It has _completely_ eliminated all
> spam to me, using a very clever trick. Anyone wanting to contact me who is
> not already on a "whitelist" gets sent a return email asking them to fill
> out a short form at the ChoiceMail site.
This technique is evil, and fails to scale in any useful way.
I know that if I'm emailing someone who uses one of these systems, I won't
bother. I have too much to do as it is.
Especially irritating is when someone emails _you_, and your response needs
to go through this level of filtering.
Anthony Baxter <anthony at interlink.com.au>
It's never too late to have a happy childhood.
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