[Mailman-Users] How is the subscriber's name used?

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Sat Aug 6 01:14:34 CEST 2011

Tom Browder wrote:
>The Real Name shows on the admin's subscriber list, but not in the
>subscribers list available to the subscribers.  Two questions:
>1.  What is the Real Name used for?

It is displayed in the web admin membership list and the results of the
email 'who' command. It is also included in the To: header of messages
if the list is fully personalized.

>2.  Can it be shown on the public subscribers list?

See the change to HTMLFormatter.py at
and the report at <https://bugs.launchpad.net/mailman/+bug/266754>

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