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RE: amazonaws.com?

  • From: Tony Finch
  • Date: Wed May 28 11:30:32 2008

On Wed, 28 May 2008, michael.dillon@xxxxxx wrote:
>
> > I don't see how, in your preferred replacement email
> > architecture, a provider would be able to avoid policing
> > their users to prevent spam in the way that you complain is
> > so burdensome.
>
> To begin with, mail could only enter such a system through
> port 587 or through a rogue operator signing an email peering
> agreement. In either case, there is a bilateral contract involved
> so that it is clear whose customer is doing wrong, and therefore
> who is responsible for policing it.

This is different from Amazon's situation how?

Tony.
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