I wrote to the author of bouncefilter several months ago, and
received a reply saying he stopped working on it due to lack of
Darren Wyn Rees wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 16, 2000 at 09:17:29AM -0700, John Sechrest wrote:
> > Does anyone know of a majordomo probe tool?
> IIRC, you can configure bouncefilter to occasionally use some sort
> of VERP (ie. the return-path on mail sent from the list, looks
> like firstname.lastname@example.org).
> This in a sense probes for dud addresses, and bounces are returned
> with sufficient diagnostics for you to remove the offending address.
> I'm not what is the current status of bouncefilter, whether it is
> being actively maintained.
> Darren Wyn Rees email@example.com
> ASK your ISP to ADD the NEW england.* Newsgroups