[Mailman-Users] Unmoderated list member recieving msgs, but unable to post to the list

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Thu May 21 21:34:22 CEST 2009

Millsap, James wrote:
>Have not been able to find anything on this.  Bit of a strange one.  I
>have a list with about thirty members. One member has reported that he
>cannot post to the list, ever though he was able to a few months ago.  I
>investigated, and he was not moderated , nor were members disallowed
>from posting.  I removed, and re-subscribed him, deleted and re-created
>the list without effect.  He sends a msg, I can follow it in the MTA
>being delivered to our mailman server.  On the mailman server there is
>no log or acknowledgement of a msg being sent.  I then moderated the
>list and his msg was waiting for moderation.  I released it to the list,
>and it disappeared.  No delivery, no error.  Kind of stumped.  We have
>hundreds of lists, with thousands of msgs being posted .  Not sure what
>the deal is with this one list/user.

There is nothing left of his message after content filtering. If
filter_action is Reject, he will receive a notice, if Discard, Forward
or Preserve, there will be a 'discarded' entry in the vette log.

Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net>        The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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