[mythtv-users] OT: Re: Spam:********, Mythtv install on ubuntu Hardy

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Fri Sep 12 14:57:47 UTC 2008

On 12/09/2008, David C. Uhrig <david at twintop-tahoe.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 12, 2008 at 7:38 AM, Lindsay Mathieson
> <lindsay.mathieson at optusnet.com.au> wrote:
> >
> >
> >
> > On Saturday 13 September 2008 00:26:51 Brandon Svetcov wrote:
> >
> >
> >
> > Well I might have been able to help but I'm not sure if I'm the intended
> recipient and had to delete the message because of the legal threats.
> >
> >
> >
> > "if you are not an intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any
> disclosure, copying, distribution, use, or any action or reliance on this
> communication is strictly prohibited. Unauthorized use of the information
> contained in this email may subject the user to legal liability. If you have
> received this e-mail in error, please notify the sender immediately by
> return e-mail and delete the message, along with any attachments."
> >
> >
> >
> > That's a pretty offensive sig to send to a volunteer support list.

> I don't think this was done on purpose. In a lot of companies people have
> lines like that at the end of their signatures (mine included, though this
> isn't being sent from my work e-mail account). I see that Brandon's e-mail
> is from a GMail account, but that still doesn't mean that there isn't a
> similar situation with him and needing (or just wanting to have) a
> disclosure like that. It was probably just appended automatically, not out
> of spite or to cause a stir.

Yep - standard corporate boilerplate.

Nick Morrott

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