[Mailman-Users] How do I "set delivery off" via email?

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Fri Nov 5 20:03:07 CET 2004

PeteBell wrote:

>In just the same way as you can subscribe and unsubscribe from a 
>mailman list by sending (for example) an email to:  
><mailinglistname-request at postoffice.com>  with the subject line:
>unsubscribe <password> address=member at postoffice.com,  I was under the 
>impression that you can suspend delivery of list emails by sending an 
>email to the same address with subject line:
>set delivery off <password> address=member at postoffice.com
>Is that not correct?
>If it IS correct, then why is it not working?

It's two commands so they must be in the body, not the subject.

set authenticate <password> [address=<address>]
set delivery off

For documentation of e-mail 'set' commands send the command

set help

Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net>       The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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