restrict frequency of login attempts?
morgan at orst.edu
Tue Apr 12 12:08:55 EDT 2005
On Tue, 12 Apr 2005, Michael Loftis wrote:
> --On Tuesday, April 12, 2005 10:00 AM +0200 Sebastian Hagedorn
> <Hagedorn at uni-koeln.de> wrote:
>> In our experience this doesn't work very well, because users don't
>> understand what is happening.
> And neither do a number of MUAs (particularly those by MS, but Eudora and
> others flip out too). But yes, same/similar sort of experience. Users just
> don't get it. They don't realise that they don't get that much email, that
> they really are not that important, and that waiting another 4.5 minutes is
> not going to kill them.
And for the love of god, let pop3 die. If your users whine, tell them to
use imap, a sensible remote mail protocol. :)
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