[Mailman-Users] Mail not getting through to AOL
brad.knowles at skynet.be
Mon Oct 13 22:40:29 CEST 2003
At 11:18 AM -0500 2003/10/13, Allan Trick wrote:
> Has anyone worked out problems with getting mail through to AOL users?
> I have some members of our lists that claim they are not getting our
> messages, but they're also not returning bounced to Mailman. So I'm
> not sure what to do. I suspect there are some kind of filtering
> options in AOL and that they have to open up all mail coming in from
> our domain in order to get it (like has to be done with Hotmail).
AOL definitely has anti-spam filters that can result in mail from
your server or domain being discarded, if you send them too much mail
in a given period of time. And woe betide you if you wind up
generating too many bounces in a given period of time.
See <http://postmaster.info.aol.com> for more info.
Brad Knowles, <brad.knowles at skynet.be>
"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary
safety deserve neither liberty nor safety."
-Benjamin Franklin, Historical Review of Pennsylvania.
GCS/IT d+(-) s:+(++)>: a C++(+++)$ UMBSHI++++$ P+>++ L+ !E-(---) W+++(--) N+
!w--- O- M++ V PS++(+++) PE- Y+(++) PGP>+++ t+(+++) 5++(+++) X++(+++) R+(+++)
tv+(+++) b+(++++) DI+(++++) D+(++) G+(++++) e++>++++ h--- r---(+++)* z(+++)
More information about the Mailman-Users