[Mailman-Users] multiple lists ..
mark at msapiro.net
Fri Jul 17 18:38:18 CEST 2009
Ralf Hildebrandt wrote:
>* Khalil Abbas <khillo100 at hotmail.com>:
>> what's the best solution for this dilemma? is there a way to
>> automatically show a message on the top of each email with the
>> cancellation email for each list that distributed that certain email?
>> like : to cancel please send an email to: list10-leave at domain.com ?
>Mailman puts those into the footer by default
Not quite. The default footer for this list for example is only
>Mailman-Users mailing list
>Mailman-Users at python.org
but other information such as an unsubscribe mailto: can easily be
Note that unless one turns off include_rfc2369_headers, there is a
List-Unsubscribe: header in every message. This is intended to allow
an MUA to provide an "unsubscribe" function/button, although many if
not most MUAs do not provide such a function and do not show the
Also note that the command line command
bin/remove_members --fromall user at example.com
wull remove user at example.com from all lists on the server.
 Ironically, hotmail's web client does provide a "You're subscribed
to this mailing list. Unsubscribe" link when displaying a list
message, but the feature is broken because the header looks like
> <mailto:mailman-users-request at python.org?subject=unsubscribe>
Which is a perfectly valid, RFC 2369 compliant header, but Windows live
mail interprets it as a single URL and tries to go to
http://mail.python.org/mailman/options/mailman-users>,<mailto:mailman-users-request at python.org?subject=unsubscribe
I have reported this to Microsoft, but I haven't had the patience to
continue beating on it until someone actually understands the problem.
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San Francisco Bay Area, California better use your sense - B. Dylan
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