[Mailman-Users] subscription request sent twice

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Sat Apr 26 20:50:13 CEST 2008

Zbigniew Szalbot wrote:
>Time to call it a day! Did the previous version of Mailman (2.1.9_x) 
>only checked body for subscription commands? The fact of the matter is 
>that indeed I had the word subscribe in both the message subject as well 
>as in body...


If you mail to the list-join or list-subscribe address, the message
subject and body are ignored, but if you mail to the list-request
address, both the subject and body can contain commands. It's always
been that way for as long as I've been involved with Mailman.

Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net>        The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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