[Mailman-Users] Email address subscribed to many annoucement lists but only recieves one copy on an annoucement sent to multiple lists

Chase, Edward ECHASE at providence.edu
Wed Aug 17 03:21:32 CEST 2011

Hi there,

The long subject pretty much states my issue.  I have an email address that is subscribed to many moderated announcement lists in my organization.  If a message is sent to more than one list, I only receive the first copy that gets approved.

I've found section 7.2 in the user documentation in the wiki (http://wiki.list.org/display/DOC/Mailman+2.1+Members+Manual#Mailman2.1MembersManual-7.2HowcanIavoidgettingduplicatemessages%3F%28duplicatesoption%29) but am not sure this is applies to this situation.  It's not like these emails are being sent to both me and the list address.  They are being sent to list1, list2, list3, and list4.  I happen to be on all of them for monitoring purposes.  I'm sure there are others within my organization that are on more than one of these lists.  We have administrators that like to see that their message has gone out to all the student announcement lists.

Your feedback is most appreciated.


Edward Chase
Providence College
Information Technology

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