[Mailman-Users] Next question *-)

Ron Jarrell jarrell at vt.edu
Thu Oct 21 16:04:23 CEST 1999

At 02:16 PM 10/21/99 +0100, Judge, Jack wrote:
>Many thanks for that, forgive me if these questions seem basic but I couldn't find answers in any FAQ or online resource.
>Next question, how do I go about setting up "umbrella lists" ? 
>Assume I can set up a list, parent1, with two other lists, child1 and child2 as members. Now I have a regular subscriber who is a member of child1 and child2. How can I stop him receiving duplicates of all messages sent to parent1 ?

You don't.  It's not so much an umbrella as a cascading list.  Internally mailman doesn't know by the time it gets to the kids where it came from, and treats it as seperate notes.
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