[Mailman-Users] One way umbrella list question

Rob Dover kamflyer at shaw.ca
Wed May 27 15:52:24 CEST 2015

On 2015-05-26, 5:41 AM, "Mark Sapiro" <mark at msapiro.net> wrote:

>On 05/25/2015 08:14 AM, Rob Dover wrote:
>> Greetings.
>> I have an installation (2.1.20) that we use for club communications. All
>> club members are explicitly subscribed to the main [members] list.
>>There are
>> also a couple of smaller lists that we use for executive and committee
>> discussions. I would like all members of the master [members] list to
>> posting privileges to the smaller lists but limit the emails that
>> sends for the smaller lists to only the smaller lists.
>You don't want umbrella lists. All you need to do is put @members (or
>whatever the name of the all-members list is preceded with '@') in the
>Privacy options... -> Sender filters -> accept_these_nonmembers  setting
>of all the smaller lists. follow the (Details for
>accept_these_nonmembers) link on the Privacy options... -> Sender
>filters page for more info.
>Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net>        The highway is for gamblers,
>San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

I have @members in the Sender filters -> accept_these_nonmembers but am
still getting "Post by non-member to a members-only list² despite the
poster address being in the master list. Is there another setting
somewhere else? This is a private list, would that make any difference?

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