[Mailman-Users] Silently discarding non-member posts

John Wards j.wards at sportnetwork.net
Mon Oct 14 11:19:15 CEST 2002

Up grade to the Beta version it has that feature


On Monday 14 Oct 2002 10:12 am, Mark Goodge wrote:
> Hi,
> I run several mailing lists, all of which have posting restricted to
> members only, some of which require approval for subscriptions and one of
> which is moderated (requires posts to be approved). This means there are
> quite a lot of administrative requests to be dealt with every day.
> One thing that makes all this more awkward to deal with is the number of
> non-member (spam) posts that end up in the admin queues waiting to be
> discarded. As I only ever want to discard them, never forward them, approve
> them or reply to them, I would prefer them to be silently dropped by
> Mailman without them ever reaching the admin requests queue. However, I
> can't find any way in the configs to do this. Am I missing something, or is
> there an undocumented feature that will allow this? Or is it simply not
> possible with Mailman? (in which case, I'm going to have to go back to
> Majordomo, which does allow non-member posts to be silently discarded).
> Thanks
> Mark
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