[Mailman-Users] Auto-Rejecting posts
kremels at kreme.com
Thu Jul 22 09:23:24 CEST 2004
On 21 Jul 2004, at 21:59, Mark Sapiro wrote:
> LuKreme wrote:
>> I spend most of my time now with mailing lists manually rejecting
>> from non-members from the dozens and dozens of spam messages each
>> gets on a daily basis. Is there some way to auto-reject or auto-drop
>> posts from non-subscribers that is more elegant than simply dumping
>> entire admin db?
> Go to the list administration->Privacy options...->Sender filters page,
> scroll to the bottom and select "Reject" or "Discard" for "Action to
> take for postings from non-members for which no explicit action is
Doh! I'd swear I looked there...
>> There are sometimes posts that exceed the size limit or cc limit that
>> do approve, so simply discarding the entire spool of admin messages is
>> not a solution.
> If you're routinely approving these
Nope, it's a case by case basis. I have the limit set to 128K which is
more than enough for most anything, but sometimes someone has a picture
that really would lose too much being shrunk down. I send a warning
message out (this is a family/friends private list) before hand and
then approve it. Thanks for the pointer though.
Whilst I have your attention is:
legal for the regex match in the discard_these_nonmembers
(That is to say, when it say regex does it really mean regex and what
flavour of regex?)
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