[Mailman-Users] User with same name of a mailman list not receivinge-mails

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Wed Feb 7 21:43:39 CET 2007

Centro de Apoio Técnico da APM wrote:

>The problem is this:
>I have a user with mail account and a mailing-list running in Mailman  
>with the same name of the user.
>The email for example is this <user at domain.com> and the e-mail of the  
>list is this <user at mailinglistsubdomain.com>.
>When I send a message to the <user at domain.com>, the message is
>relayed to the list (but not posted) and not to the local box. If I
>send a message to the list there is no problem.
>How can I resolve this?
>I mean, I want the user to receive the message. Pure and simple.
>Xserve   Mac OS X (10.3.9)

This is a question better directed to support resources for your MTA.
The answer depends on what MTA you are using and perhaps other things,
but you have to recognize the different domains in your MTA and only
pipe to Mailman that mail which is addressed to the mailing list

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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