Re: Usenet gateway?

Richard Gooch (rgooch@atnf.CSIRO.AU)
Tue, 5 Aug 1997 17:41:10 +1000

Alan Cox writes:
> > Hm. It seems someone is gatewaying linux-kernel to Usenet, and said
> > gateway is feeding old messages back into the mailing list. Below is
> > part of the header for a duplicate message:
> Yep.
> Dave can you please load a few X headers or other cookies into the message
> headers and the majordomo not allowed list ?

Is it possible to filter out all messages which have "Newsgroups: " or
"Distribution: " in their headers? Even better: automatically add the
sender address of such messages to the not allowed list?
Maybe it's also time for another purging of the list?