[Mailman-Users] How to remove sender email from archive
dave.pawson at gmail.com
Wed Sep 22 16:57:15 CEST 2010
On 22 September 2010 15:52, Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net> wrote:
> If ARCHIVER_OBSCURES_EMAILADDRS = Yes (the default), the address is
> mildly obscured ('@' is changed to ' at ' not only here, but in the
> message bodies too), and the mailto: link behind it is to the list,
> not to the sender.
> If this is not sufficient, you can always make the archive private and
> it will not be publicly available on the web. Then if you really need
> a public archive, you could archive your list with, e.g.,
I'm getting complaints with the 'at' form Mark.
If the archive is set to private, is it still created,
just visible to the list admin?
> Further obfuscation of the sender address in the pipermail archive
> would require source code modification.
> Note that this is controversial amongst users, but many spam
> researchers believe that the risk of being spammed as a result of your
> address being in a public archive, even unobfuscated, is very small.
I'm surprised at that.
Thanks for the feedback.
Making the archive private sounds about right.
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