Greylisting (WAS: Re: MailScanner ANNOUNCE: 4.57 released)

Alex Broens ms-list at
Fri Jan 5 15:17:07 CET 2007

On 1/4/2007 11:10 PM, Julian Field wrote:
> Glenn Steen wrote:
>> BTW, if you don't mind a personal question... What ails you? Hopefully
>> something livable/curable?!
> A very long list. I have no portal vein (look it up) nor 2/3rds of my 
> stomach. My digestive system is a Y shape (yours is an S shape if you 
> think about it). The painful bit is an old operational scar, which 
> forces a lot of blood through a bunch of very small veins, for which I 
> live on pain-killers the same strength as morphine. It's "oxycodone" 
> which you can look up. It's very strong, and highly addictive. It's said 
> to be twice as hard to withdraw from as heroin. So that's great fun. Due 
> to no portal vein and chronic liver disease from post-op complications, 
> I have hepatic encephalopathy, which is basically when your blood 
> poisons your brain, as a result of liver failure. And I have all sorts 
> of blood problems too, protein C and K deficiences, vitamin K 
> deficiency, which causes various other problems.
> The upshot is that I live on 100 pills per week, I have to go into 
> hospital every 3 weeks for a blood check-up, and I have no memory to 
> speak of, I forget everything.
> The only advantage is that I never feel hungry, due to the results of 
> one of the (at least) dozen operations I've had.
> You asked :-)

I take my hat of for you, Julian!

Eternal thanks for any minute you put into MailScanner development.


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