[Mailman-Users] Member only list?

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Fri Jun 15 00:59:24 CEST 2007

L. H. wrote:
>I am currently running 2.1.9, and am trying to setup a member only list
>function using config_list.
>I've found a few instructions, but they seem to be for older versions of
>which the commands are no longer recognized.
>What I want to do is have 3 setups:
>1) Everyone, members or no members, can post
>2) Only members can post, no moderation required for them. Drop all
>non-member submissions.
>3) All emails sent to the list (member + non member) must be approved by the
>Which configuration lines should I use for this?
>I currently use:
>1) Everyone:
>generic_nonmember_action = 0
>default_member_moderation = 0
>2) Members only:
>default_member_moderation = 0
>generic_nonmember_action = 2
>3) Moderation for everyone:
>default_member_moderation = 1
>member_moderation_action = 0
>member_moderation_notice = 'Sorry, subscribers cannot post to this list.'
>generic_nonmember_action = 1

The above looks OK to me for what you want. What specifically is your

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