[Mailman-Users] Manually bouncing messages to a mailman list

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Sat Aug 9 16:50:34 CEST 2008

Cristian Rigamonti wrote:
> If I manually bounce messages to a mailman list (I mean: using the
> "bounce" command in mutt, or the "mail redirect" thunderbird plugin),
> the messages seems to disappear:
> Could it be that the "Resent-*" headers that get added to the bounced
> message are somehow confusing mailman? Or is this a feature? Or a
> mis-configuration?

It's not the added headers. It's the X-BeenThere: header in the original 
message. You have to remove it.

There is a "Discarded message" entry in Mailman's vette log, but since 
you don't have access, you can't see it.

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San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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