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SubjectRe: [ANN] new mailing list
On Wed, 24 Feb 1999, Shaw Carruthers wrote:

>
> Make it an automatically moderated newsgroup. Only subscribers to
> linux-kernel can post.
>
> This can be done automatically: posts get forwarded to the moderator which
> is a bot which checks the posting host against the list of subscribers.
>
> Quite a few newsgroups run like this.

That still leaves open the possibillity of email address harvesting, and
that seems a lot more common a problem than posting spam directly to
the list.

Gerhard


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