[Mailman-Users] Putting user's address in the trailer

Chuq Von Rospach chuqui at plaidworks.com
Wed Jun 6 21:23:14 CEST 2001

On Wednesday, June 6, 2001, at 11:39 AM, Harald Nikolaus wrote:

> Is there a way or a quick patch to put the address with which a user is
> subscribed to a list in the trailer that is added to each message?

it's a common question. The answer is, not as things stand now. I think 
some folks have hacked some stuff in, but it's not really the way 
mailman is designed.

(barry, this is probably another FAQ item...)

> Many list members use different accounts and aliases, so they often 
> don't
> know under which one they are subscribed to a list.

that's the purpose of the monthly password reminder message.

> It shouldn't be too
> hard to insert that address in the trailer of each message, should it?
actually, yes. you have to significantly redo the delivery mechanism...

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Someday, we'll look back on this, laugh
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