[Mailman-Users] accept_these_nonmembers from address encoding problem

Kapetanakis Giannis bilias at edu.physics.uoc.gr
Fri Dec 11 15:31:10 EST 2015

On 11/12/15 19:02, Mark Sapiro wrote:
> is correct, to use only the envelope sender.
> The bottom line here is the only way to address this with list settings
> is to set USE_ENVELOPE_SENDER = Yes and to ensure that the incoming post
> has a Sender: header with the sender's address.
> If you can't do that and you can't upgrade to at least Mailman 2.1.15,
> you could consider patching Mailman/Message.py to make get_sender()
> return the 'unixfrom', or you could install both patches at
> <http://bazaar.launchpad.net/~mailman-coders/mailman/2.1/revision/984>
> and
> <http://bazaar.launchpad.net/~mailman-coders/mailman/2.1/revision/1271>
> (rev 1271 is the fix, but it assumes rev 984).

Thanks Mark for the very thorough reply.

Since the user's mail client does not use Sender header I'll try the 

best regards,


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