On Jul 10, 2007, at 6:06 PM, Rob Biedenharn wrote:

> On Jul 10, 2007, at 6:49 PM, Kaps Lok wrote:
>> I don't know about you guys and gals, but the daily spam messages  
>> making
>> their way into these forums is giving me the $hit$. I think what  
>> we need
>> is a button to mark messages as spam, so someone can blow them  
>> away, and
>> then ban the user.
>>
>> If there's no moderator, I can imagine it's not something someone  
>> would
>> want to do constantly, maybe a ranking system where, say more than 10
>> votes from unique users automatically kills the message and puts the
>> user into a black list. That way the forum users are the spam police.
>>
>> What do you people think?
>>
>> This is a cross-post with ROR Forum, please oly reply to one post.
>>
>> -- 
>> Posted via http://www.ruby-forum.com/.
>
> If you could make that happen in a way that kept the message from  
> going out to the mailing list in the first place, THEN you'd really  
> have something ;-)
>
> Someone posted a list of the email addresses that were generating  
> most of the spam (*thank you* whoever you are!) and it's really not  
> a problem once I added a spam rule to my Mail client.  My list has  
> 13 addresses now and if I notice two spammy messages from the same  
> email, onto the list it goes!
>
> -Rob
>
> Rob Biedenharn		http://agileconsultingllc.com
> Rob / AgileConsultingLLC.com
>
>
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Does this thread count as spam?