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Re: Open Letter to D-Link about their NTP vandalism
On Tue, 11 Apr 2006, Simon Lyall wrote:
Hold on there. What you are describing is evil and bad, and I certainly hope "everyone" does not do that.Everyone here runs spam filters. Many times a day you tell a remote MTA you've accepted their email but you delete it instead. Explain the difference?
When I do not wish to accept a message, I do not accept it, rejecting with an SMTP permanent delivery failure.
Don't mean to go off on a tangent, but accepting and then silently discarding mail is a terrible idea.
Moral indignation is a technique to endow the idiot with dignity.
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