[Mailman-Users] Unsubscribe Using Web Form

Richard Damon Richard at Damon-Family.org
Fri Nov 7 12:47:51 CET 2014

I have been slowly working on a somewhat similar project. My thoughts on 
unsubscribing is to have the module know the admin password for the 
site, and use that to post into the mailman admin web form an 
unsubscribe request via curl.

On 11/6/14, 12:42 PM, Greg Sims wrote:
> Hi Mark,
> We are making good progress on our project thanks to your help a couple of
> weeks ago.  The Subscribe portion of the process is working and the text is
> being translated into Chinese.
> I'm struggling with the Unsubscribe portion of the project.  I extended the
> webform but can't get it to work.  My goal is for our users to use the same
> web page to subscribe to and unsubscribe from the list with a minimum
> number of interactions.  I understand the need for the two stage
> subscription process with email confirmation -- this is required (and
> working).  I would like the Unsubscribe to be one click and done.
> http://www.raystedman.org/daily-devotions/chinese-subscription
> Please note the user has no idea they have a system generated password --
> this is as it should be to keep things simple.  Most of our users are older
> and only have the skills to deal with minimal user complexity.  We need to
> keep things simple as a result.
> Thanks in advance for your help, Greg
> PS.  I looked at the Drupal extension for Mailman.  It carries too much
> overhead for large size lists.  We already have a mailman list with 10,000
> users and hope to double this number next year.  We can't afford to have a
> Drupal user account for each of these users.
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