[e2e] hobbyist filtering and indiscreet IP (was: About email domains / Re: Discrete IP)
dhc2 at dcrocker.net
Sun Sep 16 08:55:27 PDT 2012
> Even better, perhaps professional mailing lists like this should start rejecting postings from 'hobbyist' email addresses ("@gmail.com", "@yahoo.com", etc.)...
This line of thinking fits in nicely with the regular and continuing
pattern of proposals for a Final Ultimate Solution to the Spam Problem
More broadly, proposals for additions or changes to large-scale systems
(and quite a few smaller-scale ones) have a very complex -- and often
constantly varying -- dynamic, for achieving success.
The tendency is for proposals to assume an adoption model that is far
too static and simplistic.
Modifying Internet services is a multi-player game and winning those is
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