Tom Neff wrote,
| I'm saying that if the LIST you wish to probe is hosted at
| BLACKIRONPRISON.COM and you have NO privileges there at all, it doesn't
| matter, because you can conduct your probe from LITTLEBOX.CUTEPUPPY.EDU or
| FRIEND.VANITY.COM or anywhere else you can either throw a real or virtual
| server on the Net, or borrow the service from someone else who has one.
Yes ... as long as the site is under your control or whoever controls it lets
you. Thank you for clarifying; that is rather different from what I thought
you meant (which was also true).
| If other list-managers here use the serialized-From trick successfully,
| then one could just post a query "Need to conduct an individualized probe -
| will trade old Archie comix - private replies please" and someone could
Of course; that is a good example of a way we can help one another out in
addition to answering one another's questions. I asked a bigger favor on
this very list this past spring and another member offered the service (which
I will need for the last time later this month).
| By the way, the suggestion was also made to use Unix "plus addressing",
| e.g., From: email@example.com - it's a great suggestion but after
| trying it on three separate sites, I haven't gotten it to work. Has
| Sendmail 8.9 broken this, perhaps?
Hmm. I'll try it from here. When my problem with a member who forwarded
to a bad Prodigy address occurred, I had no plus addressing available, but
I do now.
Results to follow.