[Mailman-Users] From: header rewrite?

Brad Knowles brad at shub-internet.org
Mon Jul 28 18:06:46 CEST 2008

David Piniella wrote:

> Is there an easy way to rewrite the From: address field? I have a list
> that is used as announce-only and would like it to appear to come from a
> non-list address (e.g., list is jobs at lists.domain.tld and I would like
> the email to appear as from jobs at domain.tld). Reply-To: is good, but not
> what I'm looking for. The ezmlm analogue is creating a list using the -3
> switch to rewrite the address.

Sorry, I don't know ezmlm, and I don't know that anyone here does.

However, header rewrites of the sort you're talking about would seem to be 
more appropriate to be done in the MTA, not the mailing list manager.

In Sendmail, postfix, or Exim, it should be pretty easy to make these kinds 
of changes by changing your "masquerade" database to rewrite these kinds of 

I have no idea how this concept might be applied to your MTA, however.

Brad Knowles <brad at shub-internet.org>
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