[Mailman-Users] How To disable bounce handler?

John mailman-owner at rx7-world.net
Wed Nov 11 02:38:08 CET 2009

Thanks, I think I've got it set correct. My server has multiple domains, plesk
and qmail...  in case anybody with a similar setup is interested, I found the
alias at /var/qmail/mailnames/<domain>/.qmail-<listname>-bounces


Mark Sapiro wrote:
> John wrote:
>> I am having problems with my service provider handling outgoing list email... I
>> would like to temporarily disable bounce handling for debug so I can see the
>> complete bounces immediately.
> If you have access to the mailman installation, change the list-bounces
> alias to go to you.
> Otherwise, all you can do is make sure that
> bounce_notify_owner_on_disable is Yes so that when a member's delivery
> is disabled by bounce you receive the notice which contains the full
> bounce message. You can also reduce the threshold to cause delivery to
> be disabled and a notice sent on the first bounce, but if you do that
> in Mailman prior to 2.1.10, a bug in cron/disabled will possibly
> disable delivery for users with stale bounce info.

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