[Mailman-Users] (un)subscribing to Mailman list via emal

Elaine Miller elaine at elainemiller.com
Sat Oct 19 15:41:06 CEST 2002

Heh. Boy, did I feel goofy when I first learned this one, after looking 
and looking...

The answer is in the full headers of any mailman message -- like this one.

There's a list of link/addesses, including one for unsubscribe. You can 
copy that into your message footers for the comfort of your subscribers.


On 19 Oct 2002 at 6:31, Lisa Clinton wrote:

> I am planning to set up a Mailman mailing list for my
> users. My experience is that for many of these people
> it is a bit easier if they can subscribe (or
> unsubscribe) by simply sending an email to a special
> address, instead of going to a web page (they're used
> to Yahoo Groups, which has that sort of feature).
> I understand that Mailman does allow people to
> (un)subscribe by sending an email. What format does
> Mailman require? What address should people use?
> I did look around for Mailman documention and found
> quite a lot, and it did mention that people can
> (un)subscribe via email, but nowhere did it say
> specifically how.
> Thanks in advance for your help,
> Lisa
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Elaine Miller, leatherdyke geek
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