[Mailman-Users] bounce issue

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Fri Jan 6 19:42:00 CET 2006

Sean Roe wrote:
>I am in the process of 
>trying to figure out why my mysql based list isn't working. the test 
>list on it sends out list mail but it shows as coming from the bounce 
>address.  the From field shows correctly, but the sender field shows 
>test_emag-bounces at adoptionweek.com.

This is exactly what it's supposed to be. The envelope is from the
-bounces address so that bounces will be returned to the -bounces
address for automated bounce processing.

The -bounces address is also placed in Sender: and Errors-To: headers
for the benefit of non-compliant MTAs.

Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net>       The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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