[Project_owners] How To Deal With SPAM Postings?

Michael Vincent van Rantwijk mv_van_rantwijk at yahoo.com
Wed Jul 4 09:27:30 PDT 2007

Daniel Muenter wrote:
> David White wrote:
>> As owner of the Thunderbirdbiff project, I am getting up to 10 bogus
>> posts per day on my list. They are always coming from clearly SPAM email
>> addresses like nutsberry7834 at yahoo.de (indeed, the majority seem to come
>> via yahoo). I keep having to take action on these posts and it is really
>> becoming a bother (especially since the number of "real" posts to this
>> list is almost nil. Can anyone suggest techniques to deal with this?
>> Thanks!
> Go to your list settings at
> http://www.mozdev.org/mailman/admin/thunderbirdbiff/privacy/spam and add
> a new filter rule like
> Spam Filter Regexp:	'from: .*@yahoo.*'
> Action: 		'Discard'

Wow, now I feel discriminated with my payed Yahoo e-mail account.

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