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Re: DNSWL will be disabled by default as of tomorrow

From: Kevin A. McGrail <KMcGrail_at_nospam>
Date: Thu Dec 15 2011 - 13:11:58 GMT
To: Noel Butler <noel.butler@ausics.net>

> Personally, I think all whitelists should be disabled by default (I
> disabled all whitelists as of some years ago, and occasionally check
> to see no new ones has cropped up).
>
> That way is someone wants to allow others to decide who they can trust
> (always a bad idea IMHO, trust to each networks must be earned, not
> given based on third party advice, and most definitely never ever
> bought), so they must explicitly allow it.
>

While not specific to whitelists, I believe this idea is covered in:

https://issues.apache.org/SpamAssassin/show_bug.cgi?id=6729

regards,

KAM