[Mailman-Users] Re: question about looping bounces

Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Sat Aug 21 19:48:07 CEST 2004

At 10:10 AM -0500 2004-08-21, marci and rex wrote:

>   BAsic error message Im getting is this:
>   Action: Subscription disabled.
>  Reason: Excessive or fatal bounces.
>  The triggering bounce notice is attached below.
>  This message is looping: it already has my Delivered-To line. (#5.4.6)
>   ( and yes, I searched the FAQs and couldnt find anything )

	This is an MTA problem.  The mail server is mis-configured and 
causing mail loops, which is causing the mailing list software to 
unsubscribe that address.  The mail server of the affected address 
needs to be fixed.

Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>

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