[Mailman-Users] Mailman subject confirm message

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Fri Nov 18 18:46:13 CET 2011

Pablo Arturi wrote:

>Hello, is there any way to change the subject of the confirm message when a 
>user subscribes to the list?
>I just could found the verify.txt file which allows you to change the body 
>of the messages, but I would like to change the subject either.

You can set VERP_CONFIRMATIONS = Yes in mm_cfg.py. This will change

From: LISTNAME-request at example.com
Subject: confirm xxxxxxxxxxxx


From: LISTNAME-confirm+xxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Your confirmation is required to join the LISTNAME mailing list

In order for replies to this message to work, your incoming MTA has to
recognize '+' as a delimiter between a local part and a suffix (in
Postfix, recipient_delimiter = +)

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San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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