I reported the group for spamming. Adding me and others without our consent and sending unsolicited emails must be stopped somehow.
Regards, Thyge 2014-12-05 22:12 GMT+01:00 Austin Hair <adh...@gmail.com>: > For the record, about an hour ago I permanently banned Site Admin, > going so far as to create regex filters for his content. And no, > Russavia, I didn't think it was you. > > Unfortunately, I can't do anything about the individual > subscriptions—yes, I got one too. > > Austin > > On Fri, Dec 5, 2014 at 6:22 PM, Russavia <russavia.wikipe...@gmail.com> > wrote: > > Hi all > > > > Below is an email I've just received inviting me to join the Gender Gap > > mailing list. It's sent from russiaviat...@gmail.com and has been > passing > > off as me. > > > > I mentioned on the Gender Gap mailing list the other day that this was > not > > me, but now it would appear that email addresses on this mailing list are > > being scraped. > > > > If you receive an email purporting to be from myself and it's not from > this > > email addy (and with an IINET IP), you can be assured it is not myself. > If > > I wanted to troll you all, you all know that I have more elaborate ways > of > > doing this if I really wanted to do that. :) > > > > It could appear from the message they sent it is our Indian friend who is > > doing this; but of course it could be someone joe jobbing them too. Who > > knows, who cares, it's not me all the same. > > > > Cheers > > > > Russavia > > > > ---------- Forwarded message ---------- > > From: Russavia (Google Groups) <gender-gap+nore...@googlegroups.com> > > Date: Sat, Dec 6, 2014 at 1:08 AM > > Subject: Google Groups: You've been added to Gender Gap > > To: russavia.wikipe...@gmail.com > > > > > > "Gender-Gap International" spreading Transparency and WikiLove > > -------------------------------------------------------------- > > I regret that XYZ has thought it necessary to bring his/her personal > > grievance to the Wikimedia-l mailing list now that s/he is unable to make > > such comments on the Wikimedia-XYZ list or the WM-XYZ website. I would > hope > > that the moderators will consider whether providing a platform for this > > type of attack is conducive to the health of the Wikimedia movement. > > ___________ > > Michael Maggs > > Chair, Wikimedia UK > > > > About this group: > > > > Addressing gender equity and exploring ways to increase the participation > > of women within Wikimedia projects. We want to encourage you to engage > with > > others in this effort. > > The owner of the group has set your subscription type as "Email", > > meaning that you'll receive a copy of every message posted to the group > as > > they are posted. Visit This Group > > <http://groups.google.com/d/forum/gender-gap?hl=en> > > [image: Visit Google Groups] <https://groups.google.com/?hl=en> > > > > Start your own group <http://groups.google.com/d/creategroup?hl=en>, > > unsubscribe > > from this group > > < > http://groups.google.com/d/forum/gender-gap/unsubscribe/1KzA4xQAAAAp3EJgqb7qgoVQ1Ojd6d1ig1serHmoKtUOx11h3NXzJA?hl=en > >, > > or stop invitations like this > > <http://groups.google.com/d/optout?hl=en>. or report > > spam > > < > http://groups.google.com/d/abuse/YQAAAEwZXucMAAAAMHY_I2wAAADPrIBRAUs70uGdiRxE_60cAW3p5LQ?hl=en > >. > > _______________________________________________ > > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > > Wikimediaemail@example.com > > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines Wikimediaemail@example.com Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>