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Re: [vox] Hi Folks, Check this out!!!!!!!!!
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Re: [vox] Hi Folks, Check this out!!!!!!!!!

Just a thought...... How is it he was able to send an e-mail but can't
download an Linux OS?

My 2 cents.

Robert White

 "We could learn a lot from crayons:
some are sharp, some are pretty, some
are dull, some have weird names, and
all are different colors but they all
have to learn to live in the same box."
                                      - Anonymous

                      Bill Kendrick                                                                                 
                    <nbs@sonic.net>       To:     vox@lists.lugod.org                                               
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                    vox-admin@lists       Subject:     Re: [vox] Hi Folks, Check this out!!!!!!!!!                  
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On Thu, Dec 11, 2003 at 10:30:41AM -0800, Jonathan Stickel wrote:
> Um, I think this is spam.  I think they are fishing for personal
> information that they can use in some way.  If you sent them something
> by mail, then they would have your mailing address at a minimum.
> Obviously, I don't think anyone would send something... but then they
> work on percentages.  If there is a 0.5% chance someone might, and there
> are 400 people on this list, 2 people might fall for it.

They posted to the SEUL/edu list, too.  There's a fellow who lives in
Accra and is a big Linux user/promoter, apparently, and someone gave him
his contact info. ;)

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