[Mailman-Users] Admin unsubscribe members by e-mail

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Fri Nov 5 21:52:08 CET 2004

Allen Watson wrote:

>On 11/4/04 8:25 AM, "Mark Sapiro" <msapiro at value.net> wrote:
>> Allen Watson wrote:
>>> The documentation describes the unsubscribe command like this:
>>>    unsubscribe [password] [address=<address>]
>>> Can I use that with the admin password and "address=joe at aol.com"?
>> If the list's unsubscribe_policy is set to require admin approval, no
>> password is required in the unsubscribe e-mail command, but then you
>> have to approve the unsubscribe on the web so this probably doesn't
>> work for you.
>> Currently, only the users' password works; the list admin password
>> doesn't.
>I'd like to suggest, then, that this ability be added to Mailman. Listserv
>has it. It is extremely useful and saves a lot of time.

The place to make feature requests is

Also see the links in the first paragraph at

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