Bernie Cosell <email@example.com> writes:
> On 28 Aug 2003 at 8:59, JC Dill wrote:
>> ... What part of "my network, my rules" means ...
> Where did this precept come from?
English common law, in the case of the US legal system.
> Here I thought we were all part of the "internet" and had more-or-less
> agreed to abide by its 'rules' [the RFCs at the least].
Filtering mail doesn't violate any RFCs. The RFCs are actually pretty
explicit about how local handling and delivery of mail are entirely out of
scope for the standard.
Russ Allbery (firstname.lastname@example.org) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>