archive: Re: SETI List SPAM


Ray Shank ( )
Fri, 04 Sep 1998 10:51:49 -0500

Is there a way to allow subscribers to get at the 'who?'

I spent a great deal of time last night talking to 'Brian' EN12sn on the
SETI Net Chat Server on just this subject. Now that real time chat is
implemented, subscribers can help others in this fashion, if they have the
tools they need. You can view the CHAT conversation at

At 09:21 AM 9/4/98 -0600, you wrote:
>I did not receive the recent complained of SPAM, I'll try not to dwell on
>the significance of that oversight!
>Anyway, I have removed the "who" function from the list. The membership
>list should not be available for such activities in the future.
>The only drawback to this change is it removes one way to determine if you
>have been dropped from the list for some mail problems. My suggestion is
>that you sign up again if you feel that has happined, the server will tell
>you if you are still on the list.
>73, Bob KI0G
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