[Mailman-Users] Messages moderated from port 2525

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Mon May 16 00:52:20 CEST 2005

Ed Danley wrote:
>My domain host (http://www.siteground.com) runs mailman 2.1.5p1. I have a
>mailing list setup for my church for general news. The pastor and secretary
>are authorized to post. All others are moderated.
>This setup ran fine through my ISP, DSL via SBC, until SBC decided to start
>blocking port 25. At that time all mail needed to be sent with their
>signon/password for outgoing mail. When that happened, both the secretary
>and pastor postings became moderated. I have to intervene to allow the posts
>to proceed.

Something else must have changed too. What hoops Mailman has to jump
through to send mail won't affect holding an incoming post.

>In talking with my domain provider about this, they suggested that I send
>outgoing emails using port 2525 direct via them. While this works to allow
>mail going out without SBC blocking it, mailman is still moderating all
>postings. Siteground.com has tried a multitude of things (I don't know what)
>but nothing seems to work.

What reason does Mailman give for holding the post? Once we know that,
we'll have a clue as to what to look for.

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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