Kindly remove me from mailing list

Mike Bird mgb-ubuntu at
Tue Jul 5 16:30:04 UTC 2005

On Tue, 2005-07-05 at 03:01, Neil Woolford wrote:
> I've never been removed from a list by a third party, and therefore
> would rate the risk as low and rather non life-threatening anyway...
> (By the way, I didn't post clearly originally;  an email from the list
> confirming the unsubscription action *is* useful, I was thinking of
> removing the extra step of having to reply to a 'do you want to
> unsubscribe' email.)

I disagree with you on this one Neil.  If a list member can manage to
confirm their subscription they can manage to confirm their
unsubscription.  We really don't want some script kiddy suddenly
unsubscribing every list member who has ever posted.

--Mike Bird

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