[Mailman-Developers] Re: Bounce removal parameters default values

Harald Meland harald.meland at usit.uio.no
Fri Sep 26 11:34:28 EDT 2003

[Greg Stark]

> Before removing a subscriber mailman should send a message with
> known content testing the address. Only if such a message bounces
> should a user be dropped.

Uhm... what parts of such a known content message do you think can
safely be assumed to still be discernible when Mailman receives the
bounce message?

Remember to take the real world into account here; IMO Mailman can't
require bounce messages to be formatted in this-or-that particular
fashion merely because that format is "common".

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