On Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:56:31 +0100 Ralph Corderoy
In case it's relevant and not been considered yet, the options for a
subscriber to a Mailman list include
Avoid duplicate copies of messages?
When you are listed explicitly in the To: or Cc: headers of a list
message, you can opt to not receive another copy from the mailing
list. Select Yes to avoid receiving copies from the mailing list;
select No to receive copies.
If the list has member personalized messages enabled, and you elect
to receive copies, every copy will have a X-Mailman-Copy: yes header
added to it.
[ ] Yes
Thanks for pointing this out to me! I likely went through these
options when I first subscribed all those years ago. If any new
ones have appeared, then they're set to whatever the default
In particular, "Avoid duplicate copies of messages?" is in fact
set to "Yes." I have changed that to "No," so I should start
receiving duplicates (if people reply to me and the list).
On the other hand, there are 2 options which don't appear to be
working as expected:
* Receive your own posts to the list? [Set to "Yes."]
I've not received copies of my own posts for a long time.
* Get password reminder email for this list? [Set to "Yes."]
I've not received reminders for a long time either.
P.S. Sorry to poke a fire that's out, but I really like Andy's
Sorry, but this is foul:
Or is it the list server, seeing that one of the list's email
addresses is in the header, deciding not to send a (duplicate) copy to
I'm bordering on
emails and only
content if I can't
get the gist from
any replies. :â??(
I understand this is not to everyone's taste. I guess growing up
on man pages warped mine. B-)
Nmh-workers mailing list