[NBLUG/talk] Email Boxes

Eric Eisenhart eric at nblug.org
Mon Jun 19 11:30:55 PDT 2006

On Mon, Jun 19, 2006 at 10:53:36AM -0700, Walter Hansen wrote:
> happy about having additional pipes for spam. I'm wondering if it's safe
> to just put them to /dev/null or even just delete them.

Better to simply refuse receipt for those addresses than to discard them,
IMO.  Less impact on your server, less invitation for spammers to send spam
and the one time a real person sends email to nobody you won't be misleading
them into thinking they sent email that goes someplace useful.
Eric Eisenhart
NBLUG Co-Founder, Scribe and InstallFest Coordinator
The North Bay Linux Users Group -- http://nblug.org/
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