[linux-audio-dev] [admin] mail loop - working on it...

Joern Nettingsmeier nettings at folkwang-hochschule.de
Sun Feb 15 19:50:23 EST 2004


ok, i have found the problem. someone's home-grown mail server is 
f/&%ed up.

as a temporary fix, i set a spamfilter rule to catch the annoying 2 
messages. i'm too tired for a real solution, and will be going to 
bed now. i hope steve and chris will forgive me, because the poor 
guys get a rejection message every minute or so...

<tongue class="in_cheek">
if somebody feels bored, try to take the problem host down after 
writing a friendly message to the owner (hint: the ancient ipop-2 
exploit seems not to work).
sigh. why do distros come with public mail servers?
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Joern Nettingsmeier wrote:
> hi guys !
> 
> we seem to have a funky mail loop on the lad list. this is just to let 
> you know i'm working on it, sorry for the inconvenience.
> 
> i'll keep you posted once things are worked out.
> 
> best,
> 
> jörn
> 

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absence of grace.
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Jörn Nettingsmeier
Kurfürstenstr 49, 45138 Essen, Germany
http://spunk.dnsalias.org (my server)
http://www.linuxaudiodev.org (Linux Audio Developers)






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