[Beowulf] RFC: Restrict posting to subscribers only ?
samuel at unimelb.edu.au
Fri Aug 24 05:50:35 PDT 2012
On 08/24/2012 08:26 PM, Gregory Matthews wrote:
> this is not a good idea - your list can become a spam mirror and
> replying to spammers is bad in lots of ways.
The Mailman software is *already* doing this for the Beowulf list as it
replies to every message held for moderation with a link so that the
sender can cancel it if they so wish.
> Get a good spam filter, MailScanner + SpamAssassin + selected
> blacklists + selected sendmail/postfix plugins.
That is needed as well (a point I made in private email amongst the list
admins), but that is not in our control, that is up to Penguin Computing.
All the best,
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