Date: Tue, 9 Apr 1996 08:44:22 -0700
From: Peter McGraw pmcgraw[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]CALVIN.LINFIELD.EDU
Subject: Re: Interesting Free Offer...........
On Tue, 9 Apr 1996, Ronald Butters wrote:
On Mon, 8 Apr 1996, Bethany K. Dumas, U of Tennessee wrote:
Please do NOT change the list to post=private. I post from other accounts
occasionally and would miss that flexibility. We receive very few
I AM IN THE SAME POSITION AS BETHANY AND AGREE WITH HER VOTE ON THIS
MATTER. IT IS REALLY EASY TO HIT THE "DELETE" BUTTON!
When it is possible, I always send the post back to the poster and also
notify the poster's postmaster with a request that the account be
cancelled. (The account is usually cancelled.)
ME, TOO. THIS SEEMS TO WORK FINE.
I tried this once (notifying the postmaster), following someone's
(Bethany's?) directions, and have no idea whether it worked or not. How
does one know if they cancelled the spammer's account? Could we have
directions again on how to do this?