[Mailman-Users] Issue approving subscription requests

Murray S. Kucherawy superuser at gmail.com
Tue Apr 29 20:45:30 CEST 2014

What about managing subscription requests?
On Apr 29, 2014 11:38 AM, "Mark Sapiro" <mark at msapiro.net> wrote:

> On 04/29/2014 11:09 AM, Murray S. Kucherawy wrote:
> > Thanks, Mark. It's almost certainly the redirect issue.
> >
> > Is there a way to do manual approvals from the command line until I can
> > get rid of the redirect?
> See the script at <http://www.msapiro.net/scripts/list_requests>.
> Also, if you set admin_immed_notify to yes, the notice to the admin has
> three MIME parts. part 1 is the held post notice; part 2 is the held
> post itself, and part 3 is another message/rfc822 part which can be
> 'replied' to by email. If you simply reply to this message, to original
> post will be discarded, but if you include an 'Approved: password'
> header (or first body line pseudo header) in the reply, the post will be
> accepted. In the header, password is the list admin or moderator
> password or the (new in 2.1.15) poster password.
> See the Passwords section of the admin interface, although you'll
> probably not be able to set the poster password for the same reason you
> can't approve posts, but you can always set it with config_list with input
> post_password = 'desired_pw_value'
> --
> 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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