At 12:32 PM +0100 11/24/97, Bruno.Vuillemin@unifr.ch wrote:
>This is probably a classical problem, though I couldn't find it
>in the faq and in the archives of this list.
>I must set up a list name containing a dot before the '@'.
>for example : firstname.lastname@example.org
>if I use the NEWLIST doc in the distribution I can set up a
>email@example.com without any problem
> ^--minus sign
>but if I use the requested form firstname.lastname@example.org
> ^-- dot
>I just can't see it after a lists request.
The dot is used to denote a "list name" from the extra files (eg
listname.config) that are in the lists directory.
For a full dicussion on it look up the archives, it has been discussed a
number of times on this list.