[Mailman-Users] Bounce processing -WAS a different thread entirely

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Mon Feb 29 12:54:19 EST 2016

On 02/29/2016 07:44 AM, Keith Seyffarth wrote:
> Shouldn't mailman (or any good mailing list server) be automatically
> removing bouncing addresses?

Mailman is very good at this IF it is properly configured. There are
list settings under control of the list admin. The defaults are
reasonable for lists that moderate to high traffic volumes but probably
need to be tuned for low volume lists.

Also, the site can enable VERP like envelope senders for better bounce
recognition, although the standard and heuristic recognizers are pretty

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