[Mailman-Users] RE: Why it shows listname-bounces instead of listname-admin?

Faruk Ahmed faruk at ait.ac.th
Thu Mar 11 07:57:30 CET 2004

Hi Jon,

Thanks for good reply.
>The new method allows Mailman to handle bounces whether a Mail Server is
>setup properly or not.  I agree that having the mail sent form
><Something>-bounces is not ideal.  Feel free to suggest a name change
>for that alias.

you can consider the following names -

<listname>-mailman at domain.com
<listname>-postman at domain.com
<listname>-mailer at domain.com
<listname>-mail-distributor at domain.com


>HtH - Jon Carnes
>On Wed, 2004-03-10 at 00:20, Faruk Ahmed wrote:
>> Dear Jon,
>> I am using Mailman version: 2.1.2. It works without no problem. 
>But it shows
>> From: listname-bounces at domain.com when list member receives 
>email. Shouldn't
>> it show From: listname-admin at domain.com ? I checked aliases -
>> test:              "|/home/mailman/mail/mailman post test"
>> test-admin:        "|/home/mailman/mail/mailman admin test"
>> test-bounces:      "|/home/mailman/mail/mailman bounces test"
>> test-confirm:      "|/home/mailman/mail/mailman confirm test"
>> test-join:         "|/home/mailman/mail/mailman join test"
>> test-leave:        "|/home/mailman/mail/mailman leave test"
>> test-owner:        "|/home/mailman/mail/mailman owner test"
>> test-request:      "|/home/mailman/mail/mailman request test"
>> test-subscribe:    "|/home/mailman/mail/mailman subscribe test"
>> test-unsubscribe:  "|/home/mailman/mail/mailman unsubscribe test"
>> Any suggestion?
>> Faruk Ahmed

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