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On Thu, 2 May 2002, Jerry Feldman wrote:

> However, mailman like majordomo has a feature where you can remove 
> yourself. I've got a couple of canned messages I send people. Also, every 
> message sent out contains a series of subscription options URLs in the 
> message header. Some email programs recognize these and provide help to the 
> user.

The reason I replied to the admin email address (which was in the To:, I 
was unaware of discuss in the CC:.  That was an error) was to ask to have 
that feature turned off.  I have met more than one mailman admin that 
either didn't know it was switchable, or didn't know the users could get 
their password anyway.

And shame on mailman for making the switch system-wide instead of per 

DDDD   David Kramer                 
DK KD  "On two occasions, I have been asked [by members of 
DKK D  Parliament], 'Pray, Mr.  Babbage, if you put into the machine
DK KD   wrong figures, will the right answers come out?' I am not 
DDDD   able to rightly apprehend the kind of confusion of ideas that 
       could provoke such a question."            -- Charles Babbage

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