Re: [dwm] mailing list changed

From: Kevin Monceaux <>
Date: Thu, 17 Jul 2008 09:09:57 -0500 (CDT)

On Thu, 17 Jul 2008, Jacek Hoffman wrote:

> I have to leave my mailbox unattended for some weeks. In order to avoid
> mailbox overloading perhaps I have to sign-out from the list or switch
> some option. Any advice what and how to do?

Yes, check the headers in any recent e-mail from the list. In particular:

     List-Unsubscribe: <>
     List-Subscribe: <>
     List-Help: <>

Based on the help file one receives by sending an e-mail to:

it looks like to switch to nomail one had to unsubscribe and subscribe to
the nomail version of the mailing list, by sending an e-mail to:

to unsubscribe then sending an e-mail to:

to switch to nomail. That's one feature of mlmmj I don't really care for.
It seems like one should be able to switch to/from nomail without
unsubscribing and resubscribing. On the other hand, I love being able to
retrieve list archives via e-mail. I seriously considered mlmmj for the
mailing lists I run for a local canine agility group, but ended up going
with Ecartis instead.

Bruceville, TX

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Received on Thu Jul 17 2008 - 14:09:57 UTC

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