[Mailman-Users] spam from list-owner to own list

Adam McGreggor adam-mailman at amyl.org.uk
Sun Jan 31 20:35:33 CET 2010

On Sun, Jan 31, 2010 at 10:59:13AM -0800, Dennis Carr wrote:
> Seem to be getting this a lot on ffml at here - spam comes from ffml-owner, 
> but that address is not subscribed, so it bounces, and bombards six people 
> with rejected spam. Is there a more elegant way to deal with this than add 
> subscriber to a 'summarily discard all' rule?

Stop it earlier?

<http://exim.org/howto/mailman21.html#lispol> may be of interest if
you're using Exim. 

Some mailadmins may prefer a 'discard' over a 'deny'.

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    -- The Importance of Being Earnest

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