[Mailman-Users] Include part of message when rejecting due to excessive size?

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Wed Jul 17 15:15:21 EDT 2019

On 7/17/19 11:01 AM, David Gibbs via Mailman-Users wrote:
> My memory is failing me... I thought that, when rejecting a message from
> the admin queue, part of the original message was included in the reject
> message.
> Is this true?

No. The message that is sent is built from the 'refuse.txt' template. It
includes the provided reason, but the only thing from the message is the

> When I reject messages, just the reject message is sent.
> If so, is there a setting that I need to adjust?
> If not, is there any way to do that?

You could copy/paste parts of the message header and/or body into your
reject reason. Anything else would require code modification.

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