[Mailman-Developers] MM3: list disabling/enabling?
iane at sussex.ac.uk
Wed Jul 20 12:38:23 CEST 2011
On 16 Jul 2011, at 07:18, Stephen J. Turnbull wrote:
> Barry Warsaw writes:
>> Do you really think it needs to be configurable? I mean, if we
>> can't think of a reason to not make it 5xx, why not just wait for
>> the first wishlist bug report? :)
> No, on second thought after reviewing the codes, the only appropriate
> 5xx code is 550. So there's no reason I can think of for
> configurability at this point.
Sure, 550 is appropriate, but an rfc1893/2034 enhanced error code should be used, too. These might be useful:
X.1.0 Other address status
X.1.6 Destination mailbox has moved, No forwarding address
X.2.1 Mailbox disabled, not accepting messages
Also, there's a case for customising the text returned, if not the error code.
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