[Mailman-Users] Disable Subscriptions/Unsubscriptions

Bernd Petrovitsch bernd at firmix.at
Sun Oct 23 23:55:31 CEST 2005

On Sun, 2005-10-23 at 21:23 +0200, Hannah Schroeter wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 23, 2005 at 09:11:00PM +0200, Bernd Petrovitsch wrote:
> >Hi all!
> >Is there a possibility to disable the member subscription/unsubscription
> >through the web interface?
> >The list-members are added and removed with a script which is fed from a
> >DB so there is no point in self-subscription.
> I don't know whether there's a specific knob in mailman itself, but

See the other answer - I'm just editing (copies of) the template files
(and it is actually only deleting ....).

> you could either just not publish the list info address at all, or
> deny access to it, using appropriate web server configuration (access
> control or rewrite rules to show explanatory text instead).

Yes, that was my first idea: Rewrite the URL via Apache and show another
page instead.

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