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Wednesday, July 18, 2007

Spam Filter Gone Haywire

posted by on July 18 at 16:40 PM

Is anyone else having trouble posting comments this afternoon? Let me rephrase that: Can anyone comment successfully right now? Thanks for your patience as the Tech Lords look into it.

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Five by five!

Posted by CodyBolt | July 18, 2007 4:46 PM

posting a comment

Posted by commentposter | July 18, 2007 4:46 PM

Nope, no comments here. Move along, people.

Posted by Geni | July 18, 2007 5:00 PM

I keep getting....

Oh no! Your comment was snagged by our spam filter and cannot be published. etc.

And all I was saying was that I hoped a Dem ran against Nickels.

Posted by monkey | July 18, 2007 5:00 PM

But I WANT to fucking spam! Goddamnit! I have STOCK TIPS, FOOLZ!

Posted by Fnarf | July 18, 2007 5:03 PM

I got that spam thing too, but worked ok later.

Posted by Dianna | July 18, 2007 5:08 PM

Does this explain why my comments were all deleted a couple of days ago, and then the deletions stopped after office hours?

Or was that just a human error.

Posted by ecce homo | July 18, 2007 5:31 PM

Fnarf, do you also have pills to improve my pen-fifteen? Or perhaps are the deposed ruler of some African nation?

Posted by supergp | July 18, 2007 5:36 PM

ecce homo (if that's the real you, of course), there are machine-based heuristics, and common-sense heuristics. you failed either one, the other, or both. paranoid, much?

Posted by mmbb | July 19, 2007 1:39 AM

Comments Closed

In order to combat spam, we are no longer accepting comments on this post (or any post more than 14 days old).