failed delivery messages

Cliff Wells clifford.wells at comcast.net
Wed Oct 13 20:41:22 CEST 2004


On Wed, 2004-10-13 at 18:25 +0000, Grant Edwards wrote:
> On 2004-10-13, Cliff Wells <clifford.wells at comcast.net> wrote:
> 
> > Okay, I hate to bitch, but is there any possibility of canceling this
> > subscription?  I'm tired of getting a failed delivery message from this
> > guy every time I post to the list.
> 
> You think that's bad, I don't even post (or subscribe) to "the
> list", and _I_ keep getting crap like that.  
> 
> If whoever is gatewaying this group onto a mailing list wants
> to have crap like that sent to the list subscribers that's
> between you and him, but I don't see why non-subscribers should
> be pestered.

I'm not terribly familiar with Mailman, but I know there's a
SpamAssassin module for it.  It seems it could be tweaked to kill
messages with "out of the office", "virus detected", etc strings along
with bounced emails.  That would probably take care of the bulk of it.

-- 
Cliff Wells <clifford.wells at comcast.net>




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