At 09:52 AM 4/27/2018, Terry Cowan wrote:|
So I will reply to the list for
those who did not receive the post below.
three or four distinct issues that can cause
problems. Some are easily fixed, some are not.
pernicious are the "filters" that get put in place
or ISPs. Among the worst has been barracuda,
carefully configured. Others are just plain dumb.
Terry and others know, I often reach out to people
systems bounce email, when I can determine
what happens. Sadly, there is something in
system that apparently rejects email from
- but has not yet been found. (I can also
this past week's Newsletter was bounced
couple of filters for having "a prohibited word."
have no idea what that word was.) I've asked
a few, but
no one has replied.
such a major problem that each month I usually
people who have gone to the BDR Newsletter
thinking they signed up, never got the opt-in
message because of some filter or other
of issue could be due to filters that push
to spam, especially if *someone else* on
service has marked an address as "spam."
killed off by the AOL/YAHOO/ATT/etc mess with
and DMARC flags. In this case, it is a decision by AOL,
simply dev/nul any email that has different "Sender"
"From" fields. This required a complete changeup on
the BROADCAST list operates, for example.
Periodically, we discuss this, when someone raises the issue.
is the matter of RBLs that are employed by
ISPs. My ISP is a cable company. A good friend
engineer in the Phoenix are is on the same
Yet, often I can't send him email. At one point,
calls - right up to home office in Atlanta - we
discovered someone on my node (of nearly 1000
been bad and *the whole node* was
from many recipients. You can get around that
"Business Service" for about $200 base a month.
As you can
see, it might be one or more issues. I have a
where part of this problem with Jim is .. but
it is not
something about which I can do
helps explain a things a bit.