[CentralOH] IMPORTANT: Mailing list emails

Austin Godber godber at gmail.com
Mon Nov 29 23:48:31 CET 2010

You can also just sign up with multiple email addresses and suspend delivery
for all but the one you want to receive mail at.

I often do this with the addresses I am likely to accidentally send mail


On Mon, Nov 29, 2010 at 4:38 PM, Eric Floehr <eric at intellovations.com>wrote:

> All,
> There have been a number of recent cases where posts from list members
> get held up because the email address that is subscribed to the list
> isn't the one that sends the email.
> This is often the case when you sign up with an alias or a '+' email,
> but send under your 'main' account.  People sometimes do this to avoid
> spam or to allow easy grouping into lists.
> This has been causing an increasing burden on your list administrators
> (this is a moderated list).  There are two things you can do to help
> us:
> 1. When sending to the list, send using the email address you used to
> sign up for the list.
> - or -
> 2. Sign up with your main email, or better, change your email address
> by logging in and using the interface at
> http://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/centraloh
> You can use the link above also to verify that the email address you
> signed up with it the one you want.
> Note, archives are only available to list members, and the archives
> weakly obfuscate the email address.  Otherwise, your email address
> does not become public, as far as I know.
> Second, if you are using the email address as a way to group in lists,
> note that every list email subject line is prefixed with
> "[CentralOH]".
> Anyway, thanks for your help!  The result will be faster list messages
> and less grumpy admins :-).
> Best Regards,
> Eric
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