[Mailman-Users] Approved: password header!

Stephen J. Turnbull stephen at xemacs.org
Fri Aug 7 04:14:19 CEST 2009

Mark Sapiro writes:

 > If your clients insist on posting HTML only messages and can't add an
 > actual Approved: header to the message, then you can try patching
 > Mailman/Handlers/Approve.py to recognize "[Approved: password]" in the
 > Subject: header. The attached Approve.patch.txt file contains a patch
 > that might do it.
 > I'll consider this as a feature for Mailman 2.2

I think this is unwise.  The subject header is read by everybody, and
you can't just delete it, so you have to munge it.  More complexity.
It's not so hard to add an Approved pseudo-header.

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