Re: New subscribers, list moderation
- Hi Gabor,
the list is moderated as precaution against spam. Sadly the side-
effect is that I have to approve messages which means delays when
See this posting for the incident that made me turn the group into
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Gabor Szabo <gabor@p...> wrote:
> First, I'd like to apologise again for sending my previous mail
> so many times.
> Based on what I saw on Yahoo, new subscribers cannot post till the
> moderator approves the messages. (Maybe this means only the first
> message, I am not sure) I noticed this only after I sent all those
> copies (and actually more, that have not made to the list yet).
> After I noticed this issue I sent a message to Ernesto via
> Yahoo as he is the sole administrator of the mailing list
> (see "Memebers" link and then "Moderators" tab) and after
> a few hours I suddenly saw that some of my messages made through
> to the list.
> (This is the URL:
> http://groups.yahoo.com/group/perlguitest/members?group=mod )
> I don't know if this means Ernesto read my mail and approved them
> or something else happened.
> Anyway, while I guess it is a normal precaution to have this setting
> in the mailing list it might mean new subscribers might have hard
> time to send their first messages.
> ps. Now I can only hope this message will get through without a