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Re: question on ptr rr

  • From: Paul Vixie
  • Date: Mon Feb 09 17:33:46 2004

> ...

Agreed.  However, this...

> We need to start with an Email Service Consortium with a code of email
> server practices in which the larger ISPs agree to stop accepting SMTP
> connections from anyone who is not in the consortium or a customer. This
> will get everyone implementing a set of well-known and consistent controls. not practical.  Remember the true street-level definition of spam:
"spam is e-mail you didn't want that wasn't sent by me or my customers."
Trying to form an E-S-C under those conditions is unthinkable or useless.
Paul Vixie