[Mailman-Users] Disable auto-responder for some From adresses

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Fri Apr 10 13:18:10 CEST 2015

On 04/09/2015 01:04 PM, Tom Lieuallen wrote:
> Are you by chance getting spammed by subscription requests from a few
> select IP's?  Maybe trying to subscribe the same email-to-text address
> in each flood of attempts?  This is happening to us over the last couple
> days.  I'm not sure if they're trying to spam the poor person with that
> phone/text number or if they're trying to hack into our mailman or
> collect addresses.  It's quite annoying, though.
> Perhaps the answer is captcha, however I see that as being frowned upon
> in the list archives.

As I said in another reply (somehow, what with being on airplanes all
day, I missed this post first time around),

> Anyway, if you are geqtting spammed with web subscribes, see the
> mm_cfg.py setting SUBSCRIBE_FORM_SECRET implemented in 2.1.16 and the
> related SUBSCRIBE_FORM_MIN_TIME setting and the bug report at
> <https://bugs.launchpad.net/mailman/+bug/1082746>.

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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