[Mailman-Users] Re: Message discarded...why?

Jon Carnes jonc at nc.rr.com
Wed Mar 10 14:55:17 CET 2004

On Tue, 2004-03-09 at 09:28, David wrote:
> Hi again,
> The problem is nailed down, but not solved. Messages sent from mail.com and
> hotmail.com in HTML are auto discarded. If they send their e-mails as plain
> text they reach the list.
> I do have content filtering turned on with the following settings:
> Remove message attachments that don't match.
> multipart/mixed
> multipart/alternative
> text/plain
> Convert html to plain text: YES
> I guess I have to add some content types to let hotmail and mail.com through
> Can someone please tell me what to add to solve this problem.
>  Blue Skies,
>  /David
> >> You can also have her cc you directly on her next list posting.  That
> >> should let you check on her address as well as any header abnormalities
> >> that may accompany her email posts.
> >
> >I signed up for my own mail.com account. Subscribed and sent a message
> >to the list. No problem at all with delivery.
> >
> >Her messages are still discarded to the list. Really strange
> >

You could try sending the same message to your account. Look at the
header info and pull out MIME type to allow.

If all else fails, change "convert html to plain text" to No.

Good Luck - Jon Carnes

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