[Marxism] Change in list settings

Les Schaffer schaffer at optonline.net
Thu May 22 20:56:14 MDT 2014


So, In Thunderbird, i have two options:

1. Reply
2. Reply List

the first addresses BOTH the list and Hans directly
the second addresses ONLY  the List

this works because Mailman is setting List-XXXX in the headers.

i'll check to see how other email apps handle. i'll also activate an old
yahoo account i have to monitor delivery.

header snippets:

From: Hans G Ehrbar via Marxism <marxism at lists.csbs.utah.edu>
Sender: Marxism <marxism-bounces at lists.csbs.utah.edu>
Errors-to: marxism-bounces at lists.csbs.utah.edu
Reply-to: Hans G Ehrbar <-- xmission address -->,
 Activists and scholars in Marxist tradition <marxism at lists.csbs.utah.edu>

interesting spam header:

X-Spam-Checker-Version: SpamAssassin 3.3.2 (2011-06-06) on sa04.xmission.com
X-Spam-Report: * -1.0 ALL_TRUSTED Passed through trusted hosts only via SMTP	*
 0.8 BAYES_50 BODY: Bayes spam probability is 40 to 60%	*      [score: 0.4378]
	* -0.0 DCC_CHECK_NEGATIVE Not listed in DCC	*      [sa04 1397; Body=1 Fuz1=1
 Fuz2=1]


Les

On 05/22/2014 09:23 PM, Hans G Ehrbar via Marxism wrote:
> We discussed earlier that a few weeks ago, yahoo instituted
> stricter spam checking which had the side effect of
> considering mailing list messages as spam.  In order to be
> able to deliver list messages to yahoo addresses, the list
> headers have been rearranged.  Formerly, the poster's email
> was in the From: header.  This created problems with yahoo,
> therefore now the list address is in the From: header and
> the poster's email is in the Reply-To: header.




More information about the Marxism mailing list