can't you send the request prefixed with the approve command?
approve PASSWORD who listname
On Sun, 11 Apr 1999, Ralphe Neill wrote:
> I run a mailing-list on an ISP and, thus, do not have access to all the
> various files.
> "who_access" has been set to "closed" in an attempt to protect subscribers
> from spammers but there are times when I need to be able to check the list
> of subscribers. Is there any way of doing this apart from resetting
> "who_access" to, for exmaple, "list" and then back to "closed" again.
> Any hints appreciated!
> Ralphe Neill