what the heck do i do now?
randy at psg.com
Wed Jan 31 23:13:25 UTC 2007
> once upon a time, someone more insane than myself wanted to close an
> RBL and did so by replacing it with a wildcard entry. we all hated
> that since it caused a lot of mail to bounce. (all mail that would
> otherwise have been received by that RBL's subscribers, in fact.) it
> did however have the effect of causing the subscribers to reconfigure
> their mailers to stop querying the now-dead RBL in question. what's
> the current thinking on this?
one problem with this is that the pain is not felt by the misconfigured
folk, but by distant innocents.
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