spam/avoidance of

From: Gene Buckle <>
Date: Wed Jan 30 17:59:23 2002

Easy fix. Use hotmail to tell your friends to use ISPs that aren't so
spammer friendly that they get blacklisted.


On 30 Jan 2002, R. D. Davis wrote:

> Speaking of SPAM, this may be a little off-topic, but it does peratain
> to computer collecting and restoration, in that e-mail is somewhat
> necessary for such activities. Have many others found that their ISPs
> are blocking entire domains and that legitimate e-mail is refused
> (bounced) with a "go away" error message? I'm all for limiting SPAM,
> but the blocking out of entire domains of legitimate ISPs is as bad as
> the SPAM; it's equivalent to the telephone company blocking out
> incoming calls from entire area codes, or regions, because of
> telemarketers and seems to defeat the purpose of e-mail, or the
> post-office banning the delivery of mail from entire zip-codes or
> regions.
> --
> Copyright (C) 2001 R. D. Davis The difference between humans & other animals:
> All Rights Reserved an unnatural belief that we're above Nature &
> 410-744-4900 her other creatures, using dogma to justify such
> beliefs and to justify much human cruelty.
Received on Wed Jan 30 2002 - 17:59:23 GMT

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