Massive changed in the Ripe Database..
Thu Nov 5 11:50:53 CET 1998
In message <36402B0F.F64BD43C at wisper.net>, Leigh Porter writes: >Stephan Hermann wrote: > >> 1. No Public Access to the Database >> I think, we have all (and our customers) problems >> (with email spam, and the >> normal snail mail spam. Many of the addresses are only >> in the RIPE DB. > >The problem here is that RIPE is a very usefull resource for the whole Internet > >community. Personally I have not had much of a problem with spam sent to >email addresses on the database so I do not know how much of a problem this >is. I think a far better long term strategy would be to sue the pants of people who trespass on the database... -- Poul-Henning Kamp FreeBSD coreteam member phk at FreeBSD.ORG "Real hackers run -current on their laptop." "ttyv0" -- What UNIX calls a $20K state-of-the-art, 3D, hi-res color terminal
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