[RC5] spam

Victor A. Wagner, Jr. vawjr at rudbek.com
Sat Jun 19 13:16:19 EDT 1999


At Saturday 99/06/19 01:59, you wrote:
>Very good idea.. This would make the automated harvesting of those
>emails quite impossible. 

This must be some strange new use of the phrase "quite impossible" of which
I was previously unaware.  A decade ago, there was a third party program
for the Amiga (called snipit) which would 'copy to the clipboard' text from
any window... before you say "easy" you should know that the entire display
on the Amiga was graphics.  Writing such a program for the PC (to display
the gif, then 'snip' the text) might be non-trivial, but the solution is
well known.

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