[Mailman-Users] Footer Personalization
rick.cogley at esolia.co.jp
Sat Jul 23 01:51:26 CEST 2005
Thanks Mark. I found the entry at:
However, it is here and there on the internet in what are probably mirrors
or copies of the Mailman FAQ. I imagine that it was posted at once point,
and then later the correct version was published.
Thanks for pointing me in the right direction.
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From: Mark Sapiro [mailto:msapiro at value.net]
Sent: Saturday, July 23, 2005 8:45 AM
To: Cogley, Rick; 'mailman-users at python.org'
Subject: Re: [Mailman-Users] Footer Personalization
Cogley, Rick wrote:
>In the Mailman FAQ it mentions being able to personalize the footers if
>some settings for VERP are made in mm_cfg.py, but does not go into much
>detail about how to do the required changes.
>Q. Can I put the user's address in the footer that Mailman adds to each
>A. Yes, in Mailman 2.1. The site admin needs to enable personalization
>by setting the following variables in the mm_cfg.py file:
>VERP_PASSWORD_REMINDERS = 1 VERP_PERSONALIZED_DELIVERIES = 1
>VERP_DELIVERY_INTERVAL = 1 VERP_CONFIRMATIONS = 1
>Once this is done, list admins can enable personalization for regular
>delivery members (digest deliveries can't be personalized currently). A
>personalized list can include the user's address in the footer.
Where in the FAQ did you find the above? I don't see it, and more
importantly, it is not correct.
The relevant FAQ article is 3.15 at
>I would like to add the original sender's email address to the footer
>section, copying that section from Defaults.py to mm_cfg.py, and then
>adding some string (conceptually). What string do I need to add to get the
Once you have set OWNERS_CAN_ENABLE_PERSONALIZATION per the above FAQ 3.15,
the personalize help on the Non-digest options page will tell you what
additional substitutions are available in list headers and footers.
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