[ Bill Silvert writes: ]
> I've run into a bit of a problem with local addressing. When a user of the
> server system subscribes to a list, only the user name is added, and the
> machine name is stripped off. However, some of the addresses include the
> machine name (for various reasons, including the fact that we are moving the
> mail server from one system to another). This leads to problems like this,
> where the user bill is subscribed as email@example.com, and the server
> is located on ecology.bio.dfo.ca:
> >>>> who privlist
> **** List 'privlist' is a private list.
> **** Only members of the list can do a 'who'.
> **** You [ Bill Silvert <bill> ] aren't a member of list 'privlist'.
Your mail system is stripping (or more likely not appending in the first
place) the host/domain qualification, not Mj. Mj subscribes exactly what
it's told and doesn't strip anything from (or add to) addresses.