[Mailman-Users] Switching from majordomo to Mailman

ml-mailman-users at ibr.cs.tu-bs.de ml-mailman-users at ibr.cs.tu-bs.de
Fri Jan 18 20:45:13 CET 2002


>> What I intended to ask about is a single
>> general mailman address, that is as compatible as possible to what at
>> a majordomo installation usually can be reached at
>> <majordomo at do.main>.

Ashley>     That's specific to each list:  <list>-request at domain.com
Ashley>     Send a message with the word 'help' as subject.

Not with majordomo. With majordomo, general information can be
retrieved from a general address.

Ashley>     I suppose you can create a dummy list (non-publicized),
Ashley>     and make an alias from mailman at domain.com to that list's address.

Yes. That would be a workaround for `help' and `lists', but not for
`subscribe list' and `unsubscribe list'. So, it seems there is such
majordomo compatiblity support.


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