[squeak-dev] Apology for offensive spam on annoncements list

Rob Rothwell r.j.rothwell at gmail.com
Sun Jan 25 23:03:26 UTC 2009


Any way to just block the current offender and not change to constant
monitoring?  This is the first time I have seen something like this in
years, so maybe it just isn't that big of a deal right now...


On Sun, Jan 25, 2009 at 4:04 PM, Joerg Beekmann <joerg at deepcovelabs.com>wrote:

> Hello Ken
> Thank you for you efforts keeping the list running and no need to
> apologize to us for the occasional spam that does get through.
> Joerg
> -----Original Message-----
> From: squeak-dev-bounces at lists.squeakfoundation.org
> [mailto:squeak-dev-bounces at lists.squeakfoundation.org] On Behalf Of Ken
> Causey
> Sent: Sunday, January 25, 2009 8:05 PM
> To: Squeak Devel List
> Cc: announcements at lists.squeakfoundation.org; box-admins
> Subject: [squeak-dev] Apology for offensive spam on annoncements list
> I apologize for this coming through on the announcements mailing list.
> I hope everyone realizes that I did not send this.  Several copies were
> received purportedly 'from' various community members.  With the
> announcements list I have had a policy of moderating all messages, even
> those from subscribers.  But in the last year or so I had begun to
> relaxen this somewhat by whitelisting anyone who sent messages
> regularly, this included myself.  Clearly this was a mistake and I will
> now remove myself and everyone else from the whitelist and I will have
> to go back to moderating every single message.
> Again, my apologies,
> Ken Causey
> -------- Forwarded Message --------
> From: Lawrence Auster <ken at kencausey.com>
> Reply-To: ken at kencausey.com
> To: announcements at lists.squeakfoundation.org
> Subject: [Squeak Announcements] Obama -- The Judas Goat
> Date: Sun, 25 Jan 2009 17:52:47 +0100
> Obama -- The Judas Goat
> 1/25/2009
> By David Duke
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