[Mailman-Users] no dupes across lists?

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Sun Dec 16 20:31:17 CET 2007

Stephen J. Turnbull wrote:

>Allan Hansen writes:
> > That's interesting.
> > 
> > I run Mailman 2.1.5 (Mac OS X 10.4) and have the 'problem' that
> > when someone posts to two lists at a time, I get only one message. I
> > actually do want to get both for archival purposes. If this is not a
> > function of Mailman 2.1.5, I wonder where the other message is
> > cut. :-)
>What do you mean by "get"?  I "get" both messages in my system
>mailbox, but because I have duplicate suppression on in my MUA, I only
>"see" one.  The MUA automatically skips any message with a Message-ID
>that it has already seen.
>I would assume you've got a similar feature, perhaps not in your MUA
>but in the MDA or MTA.

This is definitely a gmail 'feature' to the extent that you won't see
your own list posts because they are 'duplicates' of the sent message.

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