[Mailman-Users] Lists nested in other lists

Patrick Bogen pdbogen at gmail.com
Thu Jan 25 18:38:52 CET 2007

On 1/25/07, Ken Cheney <kencheney at yahoo.com> wrote:
> I know I have seen some documentation on being able to have lists nested in other lists.  I can't seem to locate it now.
>   What I want to do is have someone subscribe to a list such as - hockey player - and by virtue of subscribing to that list they are part of the Athletics list.
>   So they will then receive messages sent to both the Athletics list and the Hockey Player lists.

What you're looking for are "umbrella lists".

Basically, the 'hockey players list' is a member of the 'Athletics'
list. There are some options to help with this, such as setting the
Athletics list not to send password reminders (since the password
reminder would go to all of the hockey players list.

- Patrick Bogen

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