3571Re: Baaaaad stuff
- Dec 10, 2003Yes, TJ, I do my own spam control and ban members whose e-mail
addresses I do not like. Most are fairly easy to spot and most are
Yahoo based. Believe me, I've eliminated more potential spam than
you'll ever know. The Yahoo addresses are also reported to the ISP.
Occasionally an offensive message slips past me, even though I
override memberships at least once a day unless I am away from home.
The next step would be for me to moderate every single message --
which means that no messages would go through immediately and would
have to wait for my approval. (Certain members are already
moderated, including some who have not yet sent a message.) This
could cause a delay of up to 24 hours, more if I am traveling.
If moderation is what group members want, then I'll be glad to do
it. However, any group member can always eliminate offensive
messages from e-mail by selecting "no e-mail" as a preference and
simply visiting the group website to view and respond to messages.
You can then select which messages you wish to read and ignore the
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