[Mailman-Users] Mailman email suffix

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Thu Mar 22 13:26:51 EDT 2018

On 03/21/2018 11:49 PM, Falk, Fredrik wrote:
> On the old system the e-mail I receive is coming from listname-bounces.suffix at domain.com on behalf of mailman-owner at domain.com
> And in the e-mail body there is also the e-mail address present listname-request.suffix at domain.com
> Now on the new system the e-email is coming from listname-bounces at domain.com on behalf of mailman-owner at domain.com
> In the e-mail body the e-mail is listname-request at domain.com
> So you see, I am missing the “.suffix” part
> I have not found any setting which would change the behavior like this.
> Anyone has any idea what I am missing?

The address in the welcome message is in the subscribeack.txt template.
The FAQ article at <https://wiki.list.org/x/4030605> describes the
search order.

The address in the envelope comes from the GetBouncesEmail() list method
which in turn uses the getListAddress() method. These are defined in

What modifications to these did you have on the old system that you
didn't carry forward?

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