ADMIN: Re: Avoid Spam!

Subject: ADMIN: Re: Avoid Spam!
From: "Eric J. Ray" <ejray -at- RAYCOMM -dot- COM>
Date: Thu, 23 Oct 1997 20:18:11 -0600

It's not appropriate--nor will it work if you're trying to
post to the TECHWR-L subcribers. If you're not on the
list with the same address from which you're posting,
it won't post.
Please take it off line.

At 09:52 PM 10/23/97 -0400, John Posada wrote:
>The problem with tis is that some email readers use what's known as
>friendly addresses. Therefore, to you I may show up as john -at- tdandw -dot- com
>, to others I may show up as John Posada without the email address. it
>make it more difficult to respond.
>Thats like asking people to do the following:
>Change foomaster -at- foobar -dot- com to john -at- tdandw -dot- com
>The Tech Writer wrote:
>> I found the following on a newsgroup posting:
>> remove NOSPAM from email address to reply
>> loki1 -at- ihug -dot- co -dot- nzNOSPAM
>> It seemed like a good idea, to me. Any Spam robot would get a
>> non-existant email address if it read through this message. And a human
>> is smart enough to follow the directions, and remove the NOSPAM at the
>> end of the message before replying.
>> -David Castro
>> techwrtr -at- crl -dot- comNOSPAM

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