[Mailman-Users] can't get self post after enabling "Receive yourown posts to the list"

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Fri Feb 8 05:39:20 CET 2008

Forrest Sheng Bao wrote:
>I am just beginning to use Mailman and found a strange problem. I haven
>enabled "*Receive your own posts to the list*" in my personal options. Since
>I am also the admin, I also unchecked the "not metoo" box of myself at
>membership administration section. But I found that I still couldn't get the
>posts I sent. Can someone tell me why?

Because you're using gmail.

Gmail has a "feature" that if an incoming message is a duplicate (same
message ID) of one already in your inbox or sent folder, it ignores it.

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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