[Mailman-Users] repurposing the -request alias on an autogenerated aliases file?

Adam McGreggor adam-mailman at amyl.org.uk
Mon Jan 5 20:22:16 CET 2009

On Mon, Jan 05, 2009 at 02:10:38PM -0500, Dan Mahoney, System Admin wrote:
> However, we're using automatic aliases.  Is there some way to quell or 
> suppress the creation (or re-creation) of that particular alias (for one 
> list only), without having to go to manual aliases?

Check the order of your (MTA) routers, and add something there? It's what I
do on a couple of lists, where we wanted to lazily over-ride things.

And check on delivery, using your MTA's diag tools, obviously.

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