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Re: What to do about spam in debian-user [was: Your Password Reset Link from CorrLinks]




On Thursday 21 February 2019 08:25:54 Greg Wooledge wrote:

> On Thu, Feb 21, 2019 at 08:21:00AM -0500, Gene Heskett wrote:
> > > On Thu, Feb 21, 2019 at 11:45:50AM +0300, Reco wrote:
> > > [...]
> > >
> > > > You can also help us by bouncing (as in mutt) spam to
> > > > report-listspam@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >
> > This _might_ be a good idea, if that address took forwards.
>
> Forwarding and bouncing are completely different operations.  If you
> aren't using mutt/neomutt and don't have a literal bounce feature,
> then please just ignore this part.

I am not using mutt. TDE version of kmail. And I'd point out that the 
threat of a list unsubscribe is blamed on a "bounce". That specific 
word.

And as far as I know, fetchmail has no ability/facility to bounce a 
message. Fetchmail-6.3.26 IIRC. Locally built from tarball.


Cheers, Gene Heskett
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