[Ilugc] Mailman showing email addresses in the clear
- From: prabhu@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (Prabhu Ramachandran)
- Date: Mon, 8 Jul 2002 09:23:54 +0530
"PD" == Prasenjeet Dutta <giskard@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
PD> Hi I noticed that the new ilugc mailman archives very
PD> helpfully have the posters' full email address (with link) in
PD> the archive pages. See, for example,
PD> In this day and age, that's like an open invite to spammers
PD> saying ``come spam me!''.
I'm not so sure about that but I'll take your word for it.
PD> I'm sure mailman had an option to munge/hide email addresses
PD> .. could the listadmin please look into this?
I looked at this issue before we moved to mailman but found no obvious
PD> Any comments from people familiar with mailman?
I searched on google and came up with a couple of interesting threads:
Its a huge thread that does not seem to lead to any solid answers. I
blew atleast 45 mins searching for one and have real work to do.
So for now we have the following choices:
1. stop using pipermail to archive and be happy with the yahoo
archives. I can do that pretty easily.
2. Find a solution to this problem and let me know.
3. Live with it.
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