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Re: Potential Junk Mail (fwd)
On Mon, 9 Jun 2003, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 10, 2003 at 03:52:24AM +0100, Elfyn McBratney wrote:
> >I'm getting these every time I send an announcement to
> >firstname.lastname@example.org . I'm guessing I'm not the only one who
> >get's these, so can this guy be unsubscribed?
> The email is coming from the automatic copy of cygwin-announce to the
> cygwin mailing list, so the guy is subscribed to the cygwin mailing
> list. I don't know why that message is being flagged as spam. Maybe
> because of the upper case.
> In any event, I've unsubscribed this person from the cygwin mailing list.
> Btw, putting your email address and this guy's email address in the text
> of your message is a good way to make sure that you get spam in the
> future since spam harvesters routinely walk the cygwin lists.
> We don't mask the email addresses in the body of the messages,
Well, after a week of exposure, the below address has been filling up, so I
guessed so. :-) Not tham I'm complaining, it's intentional after all.
Next time I'll have to remember, when I'm including someone else's address, not
so hit the send button so hastily.
Elfyn McBratney (mailto:email@example.com)
ABCtales.com / Ubertales.co.uk
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