[Bioclusters] moderation?

Chris Dagdigian dag at sonsorol.org
Thu Aug 17 09:06:34 EDT 2006

It is on moderation (as are most if not all of the bioinformatics.org  
hosted lists) due to recent spam volumes. Recently there was a spike  
in spam that evaded the spam filters and then made it out to lists  
because they forged the FROM field on the message to be that of a  
legit subscriber.  Only moderating *everything* seemed to have an  

So - moderation is on, but for spam reasons only. We don't moderate  
for content/topic or any other reason but spam.


On Aug 17, 2006, at 2:35 AM, Bernard Li wrote:

> I haven't been posting to the list in the last little while but I  
> just noticed that the mailing-list is in moderation mode - does  
> that mean that any mail being sent has to be approved by a  
> moderator...?
> Sorry if this was discussed before and I missed it.
> Thanks,
> Bernard

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