[drupal-devel] Dealing with spam

Tim Altman web at timaltman.com
Thu Jan 20 07:59:35 UTC 2005

On Wed, 19 Jan 2005 23:46:09 -0800, Chris Messina  
<chris.messina at gmail.com> wrote:

> I would like to go out on a limb and propose that we coordinate an
> effort to create an open source anti-spam solution that can easily be
> ported to the various OS CRM/Blog platforms, is centrally coordinated
> (possibly by Drupal, but it really doesn't matter who takes it) and
> provides best practices and avoidance techniques for website
> administrators.

	Sounds like a great idea.  One possible downside is that it might become  
easier for spammers to target all participating projects if we're using  
nearly identical solutions.  But I think the benefits outweigh that.

Tim Altman

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