AAARRGH! Sorry, have to spout off a little here: I really, really wish
people would use some sort of character (at least indentation!) at the
beginning of each line of quoted material when quoting another message. I
think it might be Microsoft Exchange which precludes this from happening,
I used that for a while...
Below, it is difficult to tell where Sean's message ends and Dennis'
message begins. I am seeing this more and more often as time goes on.
On 30 Jan 1996, Dennis Black wrote:
> Reply to: RE>subscribes
> Anyone kow how to suppress the messages to list-owner-approve when people
> successfully subscribe to one of my mailing lists ? I have about 2000 people
> appending to my lists at present which results in
> 2000 notes telling me that someone has subscribed but I need take no action
> Sean Davies
> Sean, you should have an alias of "nobody: /dev/null" in your /etc/aliases
> file. Send the list-approvals to that bit bucket.
Chris Woods Systems Administrator
email@example.com Paladin Computing Solutions
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