[Linux-aus] Undelivered Mail Returned to Sender
xfesty at computeraddictions.com.au
Wed Mar 24 21:29:02 UTC 2004
On 24/03/2004, at 9:45 PM, Stewart Smith wrote:
> If mailman can be set to do this (i haven't seen anything like it in
> there.. but maybe ours is just old), then I'd be quite happy with a
> system like this.
That's because your version (2.0.13) doesn't have it - I've got
moderation over one of the lists on digital (which is set to
don't-allow-posts-from-non-subscribers), so it wasn't hard to check
(see screenshot below).
> any chance you'd be able to set us in the right direction for getting
> this going (i.e. what we need, how to config, do we need to upgrade)?
It's actually very easy these days; seems you're running 2.0.13, and
things look quite different.
Definitely recommend upgrading to the newer version, changing settings
so that those can't post from outside the subscriber list, and giving a
few active, trustworthy members here moderator rights. They'll get
emails straight away as soon as a non-subscriber posts, and allowing it
is easy as clicking on a link in the email and selecting the valid
option. In the case of cross-posting, it won't take long for those
that do this to be permanently whitelisted, so it won't be a
The amount of spam coming through is nuts, even though it does seem you
do have spamassassin running.
Signature space for rent.
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