[Mailman-Users] Allow list members to send mails to another list
brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Sat Nov 27 10:08:59 CET 2004
At 2:17 AM +0100 2004-11-27, DIGITAL FOR YOU - Alexander Schwethelm wrote:
> Of course I could create a third list "hockeyboth" but this would not be
> very userfriendly.
You could create an umbrella list, and/or use the patch by Jim
Tittsler that has recently been mentioned.
> In the adminpanel I have the field "accept_these_nonmembers". Could I set
> some kind of wildcard there? What would I have to write? Something like
This sort of thing is also an option, and I think Mark has
explained the syntax.
However, I'm curious as to whether or not you've considered
making the lists open to posts from non-members? That would allow
what you want without requiring any patches or regular expressions.
Of course, it would increase the amount of spam that might get
through to the list, but then intelligent spammers could always
monitor the output from the list and then spoof one of the subscribed
Just a thought.
Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>
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