[Mailman-Users] Auto discard non-members messages
Stephen J. Turnbull
stephen at xemacs.org
Fri Jun 10 11:45:13 CEST 2005
>>>>> "Mark" == Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net> writes:
Mark> What do you consider a subscribe request? If you mean a
Mark> message sent to the list posting address
Mark> (listname at example.com) with a subject or message body saying
Mark> "please subscribe me" or something like that, then you can't
Mark> do what you want because these messages will be discarded
Mark> like any other non-member post.
This is probably true, but it doesn't need to be. Normally the lists
filter administrivia. So if you put the administrivia filter HOLD
before the non-member filter DISCARD, Daevid should win here, too.
I'll check this and if necessary submit a wishlist RFE, maybe even a
patch, since it seems logical and harmless. It will be some time
(weeks, maybe), so anyone can feel free to beat me to the punch. :-)
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