[Mailman-Users] Strange characters in subscriber addresses

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Thu Jun 14 08:53:19 CEST 2012

Nick Donaldson wrote:
>I manage a whole bunch of lists. I need to remove some subscribers from some lists but, there is a problem. When I user dumpdb to see the subscribers, some addresses have a "\r" (backslash "r") at the end. The web interface cannot remove them. Neither can the remove_members command.
>Does anyone know of a way to remove subscribers with backslash "r" at the end of the address?

The answer to your question is "yes". For the answer to the next
question, see the FAQ at <http://wiki.list.org/x/UIA9>.

(Pardon me if this answer seems snarky. I don't intend it to be so.
It's been a long day and I couldn't resist. ;)

Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net>        The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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