[talk] rsvp link in [announce] messages

Eitan Adler lists at eitanadler.com
Thu Sep 4 01:36:26 EDT 2014

On 3 September 2014 10:28, George Rosamond <george at ceetonetechnology.com> wrote:
> James E Keenan wrote:
>> Would it be possible to include an RSVP-generating link within the
>> monthly [announce] messages?
>> Perhaps: rsvp@
> Well, it would only be feeding the spam bots then...  They scan the
> internet (and these archives) for email addresses to spam.

Modern spam bots are far more sophisticated than the kind you are talking about.

> It's not a bullet-proof solution, but it does mitigate the problem a little.

Not a bit.  It only annoys users to not have a complete link.

Eitan Adler

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