Gateway to python-list is generating bounce messages.

Grant Edwards invalid at invalid
Fri Sep 12 19:32:59 EDT 2008

On 2008-09-12, Matt Nordhoff <mnordhoff at> wrote:

> I think you misunderstand. He's referring to the Sender
> header, not the From header. The messages the listbot sends
> out have a Sender header of
> " at" (supposing
> the subscriber's email address is user at Bounces
> should be directed to the bitbucket or list admin or whatever,
> not the user in the From header. just has a broken
> mail server.

So the statement below by Dennis Lee Bieber in message
97udndzTorVUPlXVnZ2dnUVZ_ojinZ2d at isn't actually

  >>Three: The bounce/ooo-reply is sent to the message author, not
  >>to any intermediate host(s). After all, on that end, it's
  >>normal email failure response -- notify the author of the
  >>message. It doesn't matter that the original message was posted
  >>on a Usenet newsgroup if that group is automatically relayed to
  >>members of a mailing list.


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