[Mailman-Users] Mailman not processing confirmations.

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Mon Feb 7 16:41:51 CET 2005

Matthew A. Marshall wrote:

>Hello,  When subscribing to my mailing list via the web page, I see in 
>the maillog the message go out to the user.  When the user responds with 
>a confirmation, I see the message come in and sent to the mailcmd.  
>However, after that, nothing happens.  The user doesn't get subscribed 
>nor is an emai dispatched telling the user he/she has successfully 
>subscribed.  Anyone else have these problems or know what might be 
>causing this?  I currently have the setting for subscribing set to confirm.

Do you have


in mm_cfg.py? If so, perhaps there is a problem with some MTA/MDA along
the way dropping the confirmation token from the VERP like reply

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