the list as replies asking you to confirm your email before allowing the post, this was brought in to stop people spamming the lists.
so to post you need a subscribed email or a confirmed email. Paul Roberts ++++++++++++++++++++++++ ----- Original Message ----- From: "Justin French" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>; <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Sent: Thursday, September 26, 2002 1:22 PM Subject: Re: [PHP] Owner Why can't you post to the newsgroup with [EMAIL PROTECTED]???? (not that i've tried) Justin on 26/09/02 4:38 PM, John Taylor-Johnston ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: > Justin, > >> Best advice is to post strictly to the newsgroup with a dud email address, > > Unfortunately, that doesn't work. I had a hotmail address, but not acceptable. > Someone did not put it on the "accepted' list. Someone back there needs to > accept that address to allow that poster to post when using > news://news.php.net/php.general. Been through that. That's what I want to do > now. Who is he? I would like to work something out with him. > >> filter out anything to that address which doesn't have [PHP] in the subject > > I've been filtering :) > >> Using 'nospam' in your address' prolly doesn't help as much as it used to, > > True, But I could work around that too, when I talk with the chap in charge :) > >> Fun huh? > > Giggle loads :p > > Thanks, > John > > -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php