The best way to stop such spammers is to make the list members only can post.
Majordomo is not set up that way so you may have to use one of the free lists
with a lot more capability, such as Egroups. Egroups can provide the
functionality that is required without having to have everyone resubscribe.
Justin Kidder wrote:
> Obviously, someone is using the rp-ml address to sign up for these other
> lists. Sadly, it's not Amazon who is to blame, unless they can permanently
> keep the rp-ml address out of their own mailing lists, whenever someone
> tries to sign up with it. They take the address out, and this guy (spammer)
> just resubmits it. And if it's not Amazon, then it's a volleyball list, or
> some other list--who's to say where it will end? Amazon is not really the
> cause, here. Spamming Amazon ourselves is not the long-term answer. The
> volleyball guy is right...we gotta find this guy ourselves and get his ISP
> to shut him down, or take the list private.
> my 2 cents,
> Justin Kidder
> University of Pittsburgh
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf
> > Of by way of Elaine Hunt <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Sent: Tuesday, August 24, 1999 7:49 AM
> > To: email@example.com
> > Subject: direct all complaints to
> > firstname.lastname@example.org
> > if all 1500+ of us sent one complaint then they would respond.......
> > I will send one complaint for EVER message I get from them.
> > Elaine
> > 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/
For more information about the rp-ml, see http://ltk.hut.fi/rp-ml/
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