[Daniel.Brady@goldenpages.ie: Out of Office AutoReply: [linux-elitists] hostname question]
Sat Sep 18 20:32:37 PDT 2004
This has to be the BUILT IN EXCHANGE SERVER VACATION PROGRAM. I mean,
I'm used to every little twit on earth writing a new broken vacation
spammer. That's a given! And I'm used to proprietary software
breaking accepted convention and protocol, since it gets to say "Who
are you to correct ME? I forbid you to change my ways!"
And I guess I'm used to big proprietary software companies spreading
software that's Broken By Design (after all, begin-space-space tee hee
But somehow this just took me by surprise. How could we have not
noticed before that the oh-so-widespread "Internet Mail Service" has
such a fundamentally pro-spam vacation feature?
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We would do the world a great favor if we just deleted all Nick Moffitt
software projects that described themselves as "frameworks".firstname.lastname@example.org
A framework is just an unfinished program that nobody uses.
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