[Mailman-Users] Re: how-to make announce-like mail list: several write, all other read only
jeff at look.net
Thu Jun 10 17:14:52 CEST 2004
On Jun 10, 2004, at 7:36 AM, Dmitry V. Sukhodoev wrote:
> Brad Knowles писал(а):
>>> i have successfully installed Mailman 2.1.5 and this works funny.
>>> now i
>>> need make mailing list with news/announces, where will can post only
>>> selected people and all other only read this list.
>>> i have found only one possible way to do this - to make all users
>>> moderated, and process all their messages by moderator, before it
>>> to lists.
>> That's basically the method recommended by
> thanks for link, i will use it now. there have some interesting info:
> more secure alternative is for your approved posters to add an Approved
> header to their postings as a header, or as the first line of the
> i have been try add "Approved: <list_admin_pwd>" as first line in
> its cuted off by Mailman, but message still moves to list admins for
> approving. whats wrong?
I wouldn't recommend trying to use the Approved: <pass> method in the
body like that, only as part of the headers. If the mail client decides
to encode a Approved: line in the body and then you let the message
through you might expose the list password to the list membership
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