[Mailman-Users] Help interpreting message bounces

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Tue Sep 25 01:51:38 CEST 2007

Brad Knowles wrote:

>On 9/24/07, Steve Waage wrote:
>>     The bounce addresses are disguised but legitimate ... the addresses
>>  that have been "Deferred" are not on my lists.   I may be missing a basic
>>  "spam-proofing" setting ??  Or have they just harvested my listnames in
>>  an attempt to get their junk-mail past others email spam-blockers??
>Odds are, they tried to spam you, you tried to auto-respond to them 
>to tell them that their message is being held pending human review, 

Or Mailman tried to respond with a 'non-member post rejected' message.

See Brad's original reply for the balance of his good advice.

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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