[Mailman-Users] Sender Name

Pete Holsberg pjh at mccc.edu
Fri Oct 21 23:42:06 CEST 2005

Mark Sapiro wrote:
> Pete Holsberg wrote:
>> Why does the sender name on my list include the word "bounces"? V2.1.6.
> So that if the mail bounces, the bounce will be returned to
> listname-bounces at ... instead of to the list or the OP, and automated
> bounce processing will work.
> Actually, it should suffice that this address is the envelope sender,
> but some non-compliant MTAs send the bounce to Sender: or Errors-To:
> so SMTPDirect.py sets these to the envelope sender.
The reason I ask is that AOL is identifying email from the list as SPAM, 
and I would like to tell the list members that they can put a certain 
address in their AOL addressbooks. Would that address be the 
listname-bounces at ...??


Pete Holsberg
Columbus, NJ
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