[Mailman-Users] Problem with explicit destination

Julia Frizzell julia_frizzell at brown.edu
Fri Jan 26 22:06:44 CET 2007

Just got one in right now, so let's use this one. I've replaced our  
@address with @xxx.

As far as I can see, there's no cc in here. As i said in my original  
message, we're running Mailman 2.1.5 on OS X 10.4. We have set  
require_explicit_destination to Yes and acceptable_aliases is blank.

	From: 	  public_relations at planar.com
	Subject: 	[Publications] Most popular
	Date: 	January 26, 2007 3:52:27 PM EST
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On Jan 26, 2007, at 3:53 PM, Mark Sapiro wrote:

> Julia Frizzell wrote:
>> However, some mail still gets through. For example, this came in:
>>> To: <info at alliancecoatings.com>
>> But we're not alliancecoatings.com
> What about Cc:?
> If your list's  require_explicit_destination is set to Yes, a post
> should be held if the list posting address or an address in the list's
> acceptable_aliases does not appear in a To: or Cc: header of the post.
> The only thing that would bypass this is an Approved: header with the
> list's admin or moderator password.
> If posts are not being held in your case, please provide Mailman
> version, settings for require_explicit_destination and
> acceptable_aliases, and the complete headers of the post, and we'll
> try to figure it out.
> -- 
> 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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