[Mailman-Users] Home-grown filters

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Fri Feb 25 05:47:35 CET 2005

David Wilson wrote:

>I know a Mailman user who is concerned about slow-connection
>subscribers, and for that reason wishes to strip attachments and
>truncate or refuse overlong messages.  Does Mailman support
>inclusion of home-grown filters to modify incoming messages?

Mailman includes support for message size limits and content filtering
based on MIME type and message size limits.

It you want to go beyond this, you can add your own handler to the
pipeline. It has to be a Python module, but I suppose it could invoke
other things.

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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