Personally I would vote for a newsgroup -- much easier to manage and
keep up with. I would though vote against it being secure. Not all of
us can access secure groups through our ISP's. SPAM is much easier to
deal with in a newsgroup, you don't have to bother with it--just ignore
Does everyone have access to newsgroups?
> Well list,
> I think we can officially say that the rp-ml list address has made it onto
> someone SPAMMING list. Personally, I'm surprised we didn't get one one earlier.
> This may be as a result of someones' spite, or it maybe just the inevitable
> result of the medium. Either way, it will be difficult to avoid seeing the junk.
> There may be ways to solve the problem, such as setting up filters, but it would
> add some work to the list owners plate. Another solution would be to migrate the
> list to a newsgruop. Make it a secure newsgroup that requires a name and
> password to post, and most of the problems will go away. Spammers and
> advertisers have their accounts suspended.
> Any other ideas, Hannu and rp-ml.
> Kevan Jones
> For more information about the rp-ml, see http://ltk.hut.fi/rp-ml/
For more information about the rp-ml, see http://ltk.hut.fi/rp-ml/
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