[Mailman-Users] All *-admin Addresses Bouncing

Svend Sorensen ssorensen at gmail.com
Sat Oct 8 00:57:11 CEST 2005

On 10/5/05, Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net> wrote:
> Svend Sorensen wrote:
> >All emails sent to LIST-admin@ are bouncing.  The sendmail alias for
> >LIST-admin is set up correctly, and from the logs, I can see it was
> >piped to Mailman.  I saw an old reference to this on the Mailman
> >lists, but I never found a fix.
> This is how it is supposed to work. In Mailman 2.1.x the LIST-admin
> address is a deprecated synonym for the LIST-bounces address. If you
> want to reach the list administrators, the address to use is
> LIST-owner.

I see.  Mailman still lists the *-admin aliases when creating a list,
so this behavior is somewhat confusing.  If *-admin is depreciated,
can all the *-admin aliases be removed?

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