[Mailman-Users] Administrator - always able to post?
jonc at nc.rr.com
Fri Nov 7 14:54:58 CET 2003
On Fri, 2003-11-07 at 08:07, Allan Trick wrote:
> I assumed that if someone's an administrator, they'd be able to post to a
> list. However, if they're also a member of the list, and the "Mod" bit is
> checked, then their messages are moderated like everyone else's, and they
> must approve their own posts before they go out. (This is an announcement
> list and by default members can't post to it.)
> Do I have a correct understanding? Admins must specifically also have
> "Mod" unchecked to freely post? Or does it sound like something might be
> wrong in my setup?
Sounds alright to me!
Again (and again, and again)... the reasoning behind this is that
*anyone* can spoof your email address and send a message to your lists.
If you are not worried about that, then uncheck the Mod bit for your
email address and have at it!
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