[SURBL-Discuss] Here it comes.

Jeff Chan jeffc at surbl.org
Sun Oct 31 14:10:56 CET 2004

On Monday, April 12, 2004, 2:46:48 PM, Raymond Dijkxhoorn wrote:
>>       The slashdot effect is probably hammering surbl.org right now.
>> Someone posted surbl.org to http://slashdot.org/
>>       The slashdot comments aren't terribly positive - I have no problem 
>> with that.  I figure I'll keep contributing as long as it continues to be 
>> useful.

> Most people writing there did most likely not even look on the project at 
> all.

Indeed.  Unfortunately my server is *not* melting and judging by
most of the slashdot messages, people are not bothering to read
how it works before presenting their opinions.  As if that's
surprising... :-(

> I personally have some good results with the lists on my own servers. 
> Surely, this wont stop spam, thats not the idea anyway, it will help, and 
> surely spammers will come with new things. So this wont be the last idea 
> popping up. Spammers take a next step, we can only follow. 

> For me its working great, i heard some positive results from other large 
> setups also. 

> On my setup its helping to boost up the SA scores, it wont block only on 
> SURBL, its only helping making a good view on whats comming in.

All is good to know about!

Jeff C.
Jeff Chan
mailto:jeffc at surbl.org

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