[Mailman-Users] Ban Any AOL Users

Dennis Putnam dap1 at bellsouth.net
Fri Oct 5 15:45:13 EDT 2018

On 10/5/2018 3:35 PM, Robert Heller wrote:
> At Fri, 5 Oct 2018 14:23:59 -0400 Dennis Putnam <dap1 at bellsouth.net> wrote:
>> From: Dennis Putnam <dap1 at bellsouth.net>
>> To: Mailman Users <mailman-users at python.org>
>> Message-ID: <0d662c43-c5ea-02c1-2b36-e11cf49e9e73 at bellsouth.net>
>> Subject: Ban Any AOL Users
>> Content-Language: en-US
>> I am not much on regexp but I want to prevent any AOL user from
>> subscribing. The examples in the FAQ are all overly complex for what I
>> want to do. Can someone show me the syntax to ban all AOL addresses? TIA.
> AOL was bought out by Yahoo and Yahoo merged (?) with Verizon. (Also, AOL way
> back when bought out netscape.) Right now, Yahoo handles @aol.com,
> @netscape.net, @yahoo.com, and @verizon.net. So if you want to avoid AOL DMARC
> issues, you really want to avoid Yahoo DMARC issues, so you need to ban 
> @aol.com, @netscape.net, @yahoo.com, and @verizon.net (at least).
Thanks for the reply. I am aware of all that but I have a totally
different reason for wanting to ban just the aol.com domain. In any case
you forgot to include the regexp I asked about.

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