[Mailman-Users] Turn off receipt of duplicate emails

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Wed Jan 4 01:29:29 CET 2006

Elvis Fernandes wrote:
>I have a mail list (a.list) that includes a couple of sub list's (b.list,
>Some users are members of both these sub lists.
>Currently, if I send out an email to a.list, then users who are common
>members of b.list and c.list will receive the same email two times.
>Right? I want to avoid that.
>Is there an option in mailman (for either the sysadmin or the user).

No, but see
for possible work arounds.

>The user level subsciption option "*Avoid duplicate copies of messages?"
>does not do this task. *

Right. This only controls whether or not you receive a post from the
list if your address is in To: or Cc:.

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San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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