[Mailman-Users] Send a rejection message when a message is too big

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Sun Jan 8 08:48:35 CET 2006

Jon-Arne Storelv wrote:

>Is there any possibility to send a rejection message when a message is
>bigger than the max_message_size?

Currently Mailman only holds these messages. Automatically rejecting
them requires patching Mailman/Handlers/Hold.py. If you wish to do
this, see the thread that begins at
This outlines the required patch for messages with implicit
destination, but the same ideas apply to messages that are too big.

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

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