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Subject: Re: Obliterating Mgs Delivery Confirmations
From: bill @ celestial . com (Bill Campbell)
Organization: Celestial Software, Mercer Island, WA 98040
Date: Tue, 1 Oct 1996 10:08:23 -0700 (PDT)
To: nick @ aboard . co . uk (Nick Perry)
Cc: majordomo-users @ greatcircle . com
In-reply-to: <199610011139.MAA00531@java.aboard.co.uk> from "Nick Perry" at Oct 1, 96 12:39:10 pm
Reply-to: bill @ Celestial . COM

>
>I'm surprised I've only just come up against this problem but...
>
>Someone who has subscribed to one of the lists I run has one of those
>over-friendly mail hosts that insists on confirming delivery of each
>message sent to it.  The result is the list-owner gets one of these
>messages for every message sent to the list.  Other than filtering
>them out with procmail or something, what can be done about this
>irritation?
>
Delete the person from the list with a message telling them that when
they fix their mailer they can resubscribe.

Bill
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any more about this thing than an economist does, and, God knows, he
doesn't know much.
		-- Will Rogers


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