[LINK] Govt struggling with spam: Alston
Fri Nov 29 04:37:40 EST 2002
On Fri, 29 Nov 2002, Rik Harris wrote:
> > > On Thu, Nov 28, 2002 at 03:05:33PM +1100, Bob.Smart@csiro.au wrote:
> > E.g. the Vic
> > government could let users create email@example.com.
> 2. Victoria has around 4.5 million people and Australia is edging
> towards 20 million, although obviously they won't all have email.
> ABS says 6.9 million Australian adults access the Internet in 2000.
What about the 470 John Smiths in the state? For this sort of thing to be
worthwhile, I have to be able to guess someone's email address -- I can't
do that if their name isn't unique.
Michael Still (firstname.lastname@example.org) UTC +11 hours
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