[Mailman-Users] short question, probably an FAQ that I've overlooked.
jnichols at stimson.org
Thu Jun 2 21:42:32 CEST 2005
Brad Knowles wrote:
>> When I send a message to a Mailman list with 100 members, does
>> Mailman inject one message with 100 addresses BCC'd, or 100
>> messages with one address BCC'd?
> Proper mailing list management systems don't use
> blind-carbon-copies. The equivalent that they do use is to list
> multiple envelope recipients, whose addresses are not necessarily
> referred to on the "To:" or "Cc:" headers.
I didn't realize Mailman integrated with the MTA enough to do it that
> However, it depends on how the mailing list software is
> configured. If personalization is enabled, then it will send out
> individual messages to each and every subscriber. If personalization
> is not enabled, it will send the messages out in small batches, as
> controlled by your site-wide configuration.
Does this mean that I configure how many recipients in each injection?
For example, I could set it to a high enough number that only a single
message was injected, or break up a distribution list into 10ish emails,
Thanks for your response,
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