On Feb 12, 2012, at 08:39 , andrew mcelroy wrote:

> On Sun, Feb 12, 2012 at 10:28 AM, Ryan Davis =
<ryand-ruby / zenspider.com>wrote:
>=20
>>=20
>> On Feb 11, 2012, at 08:54 , andrew mcelroy wrote:
>>=20
>>> It is very clear that this list has been under a incredibly heavy
>>> noise assault lately.
>>=20
>> No, it's not clear as every spam in the latest barrage ended with:
>>=20
>>> Posted via http://www.ruby-forum.com/.
>>=20
>>=20
>> It isn't the list that is under assault, it's ruby-forum.com, which =
we
>> happen to relay.
>>=20
>=20
> Okay. This is good info. I know the software behind ruby-form is
> unmaintained source code wise.
> This merely shifts the question then. What can the community do, if
> anything, to limit the spam on ruby-form.
> Also, I thought it was announced a year or so ago that this relay =
would be
> broken "soon". What happened?

that was usenet, and it was severed.