[Mailman-Users] Outlook Express subscribers cannot see message

John W. Baxter jwblist at olympus.net
Thu Sep 16 17:33:40 CEST 2004

On 9/16/2004 8:10, "John W. Baxter" <jwblist at olympus.net> wrote:

> On 9/12/2004 18:35, "Joseph Cain" <cain at geomag.gfdi.fsu.edu> wrote:
>> I have at least one subscriber on our list (waverly-l at tfn.net) that only
>> receives the headers and footer information for a message, but never the
>> message itself.
>> Any ideas?
> What email program does this person use?  Can it show the raw source of the
> incoming message?

Oops...yet another blunder on my part caused by reading the message body as
if the subject were not providing part of the information.  With Outlook
Express, you're involved with the user's Security settings, among other

Did this just happen to the problem user with the installation of XP Service
Pack 2?

> What does the raw source of the message as received by another user look
> like?  (Hint...easier to get out of a non-Microsoft mail program.)
> The problem user should be receiving the same message as everyone else (at
> least before server filters go to work), and the problem is most likely that
> the mail program isn't up to the task of presenting the message.

Or has been told not to.  Are the list message bodies typically HTML on the
list in question?



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