[Mailman-Users] how to disable main mailman-request and mailman list without stopping mailman functionality

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Mon Feb 3 16:30:10 EST 2020

On 2/2/20 6:15 AM, Jürgen Dollinger wrote:
> Additionally if the spammers use the web interface it does not help. I
> had this problem: Somebody found it funny to try hundred times a day
> curl http://mydom.example.org/mailman/subscribe/mailman?email=victim@example.com
> I solved it by setting SUBSCRIBE_FORM_SECRET="some_ranmdom_string" in
> /etc/mailman/mm_cfg.py .

I'm glad SUBSCRIBE_FORM_SECRET worked in your case, but it doesn't 
always. See the thread at 

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San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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