Top 15 Mailinglists with messages in moderation

Martin Gräßlin mgraesslin at kde.org
Sat Dec 3 16:01:02 UTC 2016


Am 2016-12-03 16:54, schrieb Nicolás Alvarez:
>> El 3 dic 2016, a las 07:59, Martin Gräßlin <mgraesslin at kde.org> 
>> escribió:
>> 
>> Am 2016-12-02 19:26, schrieb Ben Cooksley:
>>> Hi all,
>>> It's that time of month again.
>>> If you're the moderator for one of the below lists, please moderate 
>>> it's queue.
>>>     20 kwin
>> 
>> It's all spam and I'm not logging in to delete spam. I go into the 
>> list if there is a real mail which needs to be moderated. Then I drop 
>> the spam.
>> 
>> It would be nice if we could get the spam mails not in the moderation 
>> queue in the first place. Would mean much less work for the 
>> moderators.
> 
> If we could automatically and reliably detect spam so it doesn't get
> in the moderation queue, why have a moderation queue at all?
> 
> I'm sure there is already a ton of spam that is getting filtered
> automatically. The mod queue gets what remains.

The current moderation queue for KWin has three messages. Two of them 
are:

Pending posts:
 From: rlevine at jcsfl.org on Thu Dec  1 22:09:45 2016
Subject: Your password will expire soon
Cause: Message is suspected to be spam

 From: wheeler.hannah at nevergiveupshow.com on Fri Dec  2 05:39:03 2016
Subject: Payment Information
Cause: Message is suspected to be spam

I think if the cause is "Message is suspected to be spam" it can be 
dropped. We still have then quite a lot of mails coming in as spam.

If it's a legitimate mail I expect that the user will react based on the 
automated reply.

Cheers
Martin



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