[linux-elitists] is it wrong to slam a spammer?

Teh Entar-Nick nick@teh.entar.net
Sat Sep 25 14:48:39 PDT 2004


begin  Etienne Goyer  quotation:
> A better approach, IMHO, seem to be tarpitting.  It is almost
> impossible to hurt an innocent bystander with this scheme, and you
> attack spammer's operation directly.  Coupled with aggressive
> seeding of fake email in spammer list, this have the potential to be
> a real annoyance to those slime.

	Unfortunately, you have to take care (again) not to teergrube
your MXes.  Also, it takes up resources on YOUR end as well.  

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