[Mailman-Users] Confirm Subscription by reply email fails -continued
smail at presdata.com.au
Sat Nov 26 09:54:49 CET 2005
>The reply is sent to the correct place
<pcv_info-request at hostnet.com.au>.
>Did you get a 'results of your email commands' reply? If so, what did
When I registered to the list I received an email addressed to
The address I subscribed to (support at presdata.com.au) from
list-name-request at hostnet.com.au.
Mailing list subscription confirmation notice for mailing list
We have received a request from 184.108.40.206 for subscription of your
email address, "support at presdata.com.au", to the
presbyterian-info-nsw at hostnet.com.au mailing list. To confirm that
you want to be added to this mailing list, simply reply to this
message, keeping the Subject: header intact. Or visit this web page:
Or include the following line -- and only the following line -- in a
message to presbyterian-info-nsw-request at hostnet.com.au:
When I hit the reply to email the To: was list-name-request at hostnet.com.au
The subject line of this email contained
"RE: confirm 136a4fcd4da5fc8b4ba96f937bf0abf70510332c"
I the received an email addressed to
presbyterian-info-nsw-request at hostnet.com.au
This was obviously the email I had just sent via the reply.
It may be that I misunderstand the way in which this list functions. I
though that the validation was automatically processed by Mailnam. However,
it seems that I (the owner of the list) have to manually process the
confirmation of subscription when I (the list owner) receive the reply from
the individual wishing to join the list.
Question: Is it meant to be an automatic validation/confirmation? Or, am I
(the list owner) always going to have to manually confirm the subscriber
after receiving the list confirm email after subscription has been
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