[Mailman-Users] Newer postfix: unused parameter:mailman_destination_recipient_limit=1

Tanstaafl tanstaafl at libertytrek.org
Sat Mar 10 12:38:06 CET 2012

On 2012-03-10 1:10 AM, Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net> wrote:
> Larry Stone wrote:
>> On Fri, 9 Mar 2012, Tanstaafl wrote:
>>> Anyone have any idea why? Am I indeed not using it? I'd rather not just
>>> comment it out and test without some confirmation first, since this is a
>>> production box.

>> transport_destination_recipient_limit is a Postfix parameter that is
>> specific to the named transport. If you don't have a transport named
>> mailman, then mailman_transport_destination_recipient is indeed unused.

> And in case you're wondering why this may have gotten put there, if you
> are using (the officially unsupported) postfix_to_mailman.py as a
> 'mailman' transport, that transport doesn't handle a single message
> with more than one list recipient (i.e. a post addressed to multiple
> lists) unless it is delivered to the transport separately for each
> list. Thus the requirement in that case for
> mailman_destination_recipient_limit=1.

Perfect, thanks Larry and Mark - commented it out and everything's still 
working fine...


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