[Mailman-Users] Confirming Subscription Requests by Email

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Mon Feb 4 04:56:45 CET 2008

Dylan Jenkinson wrote:
>I am currently working on a website, which has an attached mailing list. 
>I have little experience with running mailing lists, but it has fallen 
>to me to get the participant verification system up and running, and 
>part of that includes auto-confirming subscriptions to the mailing list.
>So, what I would like to know is: is there a way to confirm a 
>subscription request by email, assuming that I will know the users email 
>and password?

No. However, if what you want to do is create a web page which will
allow a user to subscribe without having to take any further action,
and without removing the confirmation step normally required for other
subscription methods, you can do that.

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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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