[Mailman-Users] max_num_recipients variable question

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Fri Sep 2 20:33:02 CEST 2005

Sythos wrote:

>On Wed, Aug 31, 2005 at 05:46:16PM +0300, lkolchin at univ.haifa.ac.il wrote:
>> Does "max_num_recipients = 10" in the default configuration of the list, means that when I'm posting to the list I can additionaly write only 9 e-mails along with the list address and no more? If I'm writing more than 10 e-mail addresses along with the list address it goes to list admin approval?
>> Is it for "To" "Cc" and "Bcc" alltogether?
>it mean your MTA support 10 rcpt per email

No. You're thinking of the Defaults.py/mm_cfg.py variable

max_num_recipients functions as the OP suggests except as pointed out
in another reply, Bcc recipients usually aren't seen by Mailman anyway
so mailman only counts To: and Cc: recipients.

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