[Mailman-Users] Too many recipients ??

Jeff Barger jeff at look.net
Fri Aug 20 21:09:17 CEST 2004

On Aug 20, 2004, at 2:52 PM, David C. Hicks wrote:

> Hi,
> I've been getting a lot of errors of this nature lately on a list that 
> I run.  It appears that mailman might be trying to re-send the message 
> to everyone in the "To:" field, instead of just to the list members, 
> and it isn't expecting to have to do that.  I can't find any 
> configuration item that seems to be able to control this behavior.

No, that's not it. You're hitting the recipient limit.

> Anyone seen this or know anything about it?  For now, I have to go and 
> approve every message where someone has included my list posting 
> address with other addresses.  Kind of a pain.

See 'Recipient filters' under 'Privacy options'.


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