[Linux-aus] PSA: Messages sent through LA mailing lists being classified as SPAM

Andrew Donnellan andrew at donnellan.id.au
Wed Dec 14 11:32:44 AEDT 2016

On 15 January 2016 at 01:18, Russell Coker <russell at coker.com.au> wrote:
> On Fri, 15 Jan 2016 12:30:45 AM Tim Connors wrote:
>> > That appears to be the case.  One other thing to note is that most people
>> > don't know how to configure these things.  When we discussed this issue
>> > on the LUV list no-one pointed out how to solve it.
>> Er yes we did.  We said it would be better to revert the changes, since
>> the problems it created were greater than the non problems it solved.
> The changes made by Yahoo, Google, and other companies can't be reverted by us
> and won't be reverted by them.  We have to make our servers deal with it.
> Changing the From header to indicate that mail came from a list causes no
> problems apart from apparently messing up thread identification in mutt and
> prevents mail from being inappropriately put in the Gmail spam folder (and
> various other ways of dealing with messages that fail DKIM).
> As for thread identification in mutt, if the dmarc_moderation_action option was
> used then the threads would still be broken every time anyone sends a DKIM
> signed message to it.

Has anything been done about this? I'm still finding Linux-aus emails
in my Spam folder and it looks like they're DKIM/DMARC failures.

Andrew Donnellan
http://andrew.donnellan.id.au         andrew at donnellan.id.au

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