[Shorewall-newbies] OT: Bill Gates and Paying for E-Mail

Tom Eastep teastep at shorewall.net
Fri Mar 5 16:34:23 PST 2004

On Fri, 5 Mar 2004, Francesca C. Smith wrote:

> On Fri, 2004-03-05 at 17:41, Tom Eastep wrote:
> > Am I the only one thinking that this proposal has less to do with spam than it
> > does with curbing Open Source Software development by making mailing lists
> > such as these expensive to operate?
> >
> SPF is the best bet

I agree.

> And its absolutely AMAZING that instead of just plugging into this idea
> .. MS has to come up with there own "Standard" that is sorta the same
> but just enough not the same to keep it not interoperable. And then
> Trumpet It as there own. Like LDAP, KEREBOS, And DNS "Active Directory".

Still the "Embrace and extend" strategy...


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