[ih] more on bogus list unsubscribes

"James P.G. Sterbenz 司徒傑莫 송재윤" jpgs at ittc.ku.edu
Sun Aug 9 23:30:46 PDT 2015

On 10 Aug 2015, at 12:05, Brian E Carpenter <brian.e.carpenter at gmail.com> wrote:

> In that case, since the subscriber list is private, either it is a list
> member who's doing it, or somebody who has extracted valid email addresses
> from the public list archive, in order to fabricate URLs of the form
> http://mailman.postel.org/mailman/options/internet-history/user%40domain
> It's hard to see a motivation* for this, so I still wonder whether it isn't
> a software quirk somewhere.
> *I know that seeking for rational motivation may be a fool's errand.

Perhaps it is someone with an alternate reality of email history that wishes to disrupt this list?


James P.G. Sterbenz  司徒傑莫  송재윤  +1 508 944 3067  www.ittc.ku.edu/~jpgs
jpgs@{ittc|eecs}.ku.edu  154 Nichols  ITTC EECS – The University of Kansas 
jpgs at comp.lancs.ac.uk    Comp & Comms and InfoLab21 – Lancaster University
jpgs at comp.polyu.edu.hk    Computing – The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
jpgs at tik.ee.ethz.ch            jpgs@{acm|ieee|comsoc|computer|m.ieice}.org
jpgs at sterbenz.org              skype:jpgsterbenz     jpgsterbenz at gmail.com 

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