email@example.com (Dan Swartzendruber) wrote:
> I'm managing an open list with about 100 people on it. I've noticed
> something weird where once in a while, I get an approve request from
> the majordomo program, even though the list is open! The rest of the
> time (maybe 95%?) I just get the automatic acks. Is this some kind of
> weird race condition involving file locking?
When someone sends a "nonroutine" subscription request, domo will
send an email to the list owner. The two kinds of nonroutine sub
1. someone sends a un/subscribe message for an email address that
does not match their header.
2. when the list is closed, all un/subs must be approved.
To know of someone here and there whom we accord with, who
is living on with us, even in silence -- this makes our earthly
ball a peopled garden. ~~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe