[Mailman-Users] periodic shunts might have been undetected bad bounce_matching_headers

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Wed Aug 30 20:46:03 EDT 2017

On 08/30/2017 05:13 PM, Julian H. Stacey wrote:
> 2.1.24 has defaults 0 300.  My most troublesome list had max 5/week =
> 	member_verbosity_threshold:	5
> 	member_verbosity_interval:	604800		
> which may have occasionaly triggered correctly, but at least one
> of the shunted people was someone who very rarely posts so at least that
> shunt was unintended by traffic criteria.

With the bug, the shunting will occur whenever a member's moderate flag
is set for verbosity. The exception occurs after the flag is set in the
attempt to log the fact.

Note that with the above settings on the list flagging doesn't require
>5 posts to this list within a week, but >5 posts combined to all lists
with member_verbosity_threshold > 0.

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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