1997-05-10 - Re: Spam Update/Cyber Promo attacked

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From: ichudov@algebra.com (Igor Chudov @ home)
To: tcmay@got.net (Tim May)
Message Hash: 24376150a304d4c7f60bac18a813240a50bc46ff5c7d1768c32b21870c33a279
Message ID: <199705100417.XAA05930@manifold.algebra.com>
Reply To: <v03007800af99ae300ca9@[]>
UTC Datetime: 1997-05-10 04:25:44 UTC
Raw Date: Sat, 10 May 1997 12:25:44 +0800

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From: ichudov@algebra.com (Igor Chudov @ home)
Date: Sat, 10 May 1997 12:25:44 +0800
To: tcmay@got.net (Tim May)
Subject: Re: Spam Update/Cyber Promo attacked
In-Reply-To: <v03007800af99ae300ca9@[]>
Message-ID: <199705100417.XAA05930@manifold.algebra.com>
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text

Tim May wrote:
> >The problem I have with them is that while they do say "Send email here
> >to never be spammed again" it doesn't work.  They don't honor the
> >deletion requests.  You wind up on some other dweeb's spam queue also
> >from cyberspam. :(
> Indeed, saying you don't "want" more advertisements is, for all practical
> purposes, saying "Send me more!!!!"

You know, maybe if the spammers were not routinely kicked 1/2 hr after
the incident, they would probably have a chance to receive and honor
the removal requests.

But then, maybe not.

	- Igor.