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Subject: Re: Confirmation of reading:" messages - PEGASUS?
From: Jason and Jill <jgreshes @ netaxs . com>
Date: Thu, 21 Dec 1995 19:26:07 -0500 (EST)
To: Fred H Olson WB0YQM <fholson @ maroon . tc . umn . edu>
Cc: List-Managers @ GreatCircle . COM
In-reply-to: <64709.fholson@maroon.tc.umn.edu>

> >
> 
> These seem to be generated by the PEGASUS mailer,
> maybe in response to a request for confirmation
> maybe only in response to a request for confirmation from another
> PEGUSUS generated message.  I really dont know the details of this 
> mechanism.
> 
> The list with the problem runs under majordomo.  Curiously my big list
> under Listproc has not had this problem.
> 
> Has anyone found a general solution to keeping the list cluttered
> with these (short of filtering messages that start with
> "Confirmation of Reading" )

pegasus sends those back as a default...to anything sent to it.  And it 
doesn't differentiate between personal and bulk mail, like even simple 
little pine can.

I've found the best thing to do is give the people a day to learn how to 
work their software, and then boot them.

						Jason


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