I have had listnames nearly 40 characters in length, but that
has been quite a long time ago and I can not access the servers
from those projects to give you an exact count.
No. Space is not an allowed character in a list name.
>From the NEWLIST file in the Doc directory:
List names must be of the form "[a-z0-9_-]+" (in other words, letters,
digits, underbars, or dashes only). List may be of mixed or upper
case, but all references to the list name below must be specified
in lower case EXCEPT for the -l arguments of resend and majordomo.
Notice that even upper case letters are not included in the set
of allowed characters in the example. These are allowed in aliases
and configs, but all filenames associated with listnames must be
Kevin Healy wrote:
> I was wondering there is a limitation on how long a name of a list can
> be..for example 10/20 charachters long. Can you also include spaces in a
> list name for example: My List
> Thanks in advance
> Kevin Healy