[Mailman-Users] mass subscribing and puting users either nomail or digest

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Wed Jan 2 22:36:26 CET 2008

Brad Knowles wrote:

>On 12/31/07, Sarah wrote:
>>  I'm just curious. I know how to mass subscribe but  is there a way to
>>  mass subscribe a group of people to receive digest mail?
>Not directly, no.  Searching the FAQ Wizard for "withlist" will give 
>you some hints, although I don't think the exact solution will be 
>found there.  If you also search the archives of the list, you should 
>get the other pieces of the puzzle.

It's a bit cumbersome, but if you set digest_is_default to Digest
before doing the mass subscribe, the mass subscribed members will be
set to digest. You can also control plain/MIME digest with
mime_is_default_digest in the same way.

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

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