[Mailman-Users] Administrators postings bounced back

David Blomquist dbl at tentra.com
Thu Aug 19 08:28:56 CEST 2004

On Sat, 2004-08-14 at 19:51, Harv at treeclimbingcolorado.com wrote:
> I've recently set up Mailman on my website, as an announcement only list.  
> When trying to send out my first announcements from the address authorized 
> as administrator and owner, email was bounced back with a "you are not 
> authorized..." message.  Tried adding a "catchall" address, same domain, in 
> my settings, but made no difference.  Only thing I can think of  - I've also 
> subscribed the same address as a regular list member in order to confirm 
> delivery.  Could Mailman be bouncing this address's emails as an 
> unauthorized subscriber rather than allowing them as the administrator? 
> Harv 

Yes. You have to go to Membership Management in the List Administration
and untick the mod (moderated) box for that address.


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