From: Carl Dekker (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Wed May 14 2003 - 11:21:17 EEST
I am very displeased with the amount of SPAM the list is receiving.
However, Hannu has been doing a service to us all form MANY years. I do not
plan on abandoning him at this point. It is my belief and hopes that there
will be some resolve to this problem. In the meantime, I will keep my
anti-Virus up to date and my DELETE key accessable.
Perhaps you should be suggesting ways to help or give resolve instead of
departing. I can understand the complications you may receive due to
corporate policy and only hope you can endure until a resolve is enacted.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Hannu Kaikonen" <email@example.com>
Sent: Tuesday, May 13, 2003 11:13 PM
Subject: Re: Dropping like files today.
> On Tue, 13 May 2003 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Yahoooo! Yet another one using the name rp-ml without approval...
> What's the matter with you people, where's your imagination? Just trying
> to ride with other peoples hard work? Is that the best you can offer?
> I'm sure your company enjoys this kind of reputation.
> What makes you think that I've been keeping this list alive for several
> years now - and for the past two years investing my own money in to it to
> keep it alive. Just to give it away to any Jack or Jill willing to
> take it? Keep on dreaming- it's never that easy.
> > I am saddened to see all of the people removing themselves from the
> That happens every day. Each day about 10 people leave the list, but more
> join it - Every Single Day. That's called Life.
> > This list has a tremendous value.
> Yep, more than you're ever able to pay. Neither The List nor the Name is
> for sale.
> > I have set up a list if anyone wants to try it.
> > It requires e-mail confirmation.
> > The names on the list are not disclosed to the public.
> > Just trying to save a great resource.
> Stealing it you mean? Shame on you.
> > I could even set it up so I have to approve every post.
> > I am willing to do that.
> Yeah, sure - for how long? Remember my friend, I've done that - It's more
> work than you can imagine - If you want to provide a good service - that
> So good luck with your moderation - I expect your list serves
> subscribers 24/7 with no delays longer than a few hours... even when the
> daily email amount rises above 20... The list IS international, and emails
> do come 24 hours a day - so show what you got tiger.
> > That would completely eliminate spam, as I would have to approve
> > that gets sent out.
> > As I am at my desk most days, it would happen in a timely fashion.
> During the night time and weeekends and your holidays?
> > Let me know.
> > Doug Johnson
> > ProtoCall, LLC
> > 507 West College Avenue
> > Waukesha, WI 53186-4501
> > 262.446.3104
> > 262.896.8945 fax
> > www.protocallonline.com
> > email@example.com
> Hey that's a neat name, I might set up a mailing list "protocallonline" -
> I'm just not sure what I use it for... Well, I'll find something "nice"...
> Sorry folks - this is one of the not so good days.
> Bye for now... I got some real work to do today.
> // RD
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