Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of mailman_bouncing


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Timestamp:
Aug 22, 2007, 1:27:47 AM (12 years ago)
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Jamie McClelland
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  • mailman_bouncing

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    1616If you have "notify owner on unsubscribe" you will be notified when this happens as well.
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    18 Often you get a large number of these bounce notifications at the same time. This experience happens because, when you mass subscribed people to the list, a good percentage of the email addresses were invalid to begin with (maybe a typo, or the address is no longer in use, etc.). Each of these bad addresses consistently bounce, so they <i>all</i> reach the magic threshhold of being unsubscribed at the same time.
     18Often you get a large number of these bounce notifications at the same time. This experience happens because, when you mass subscribed people to the list, a good percentage of the email addresses were invalid to begin with (maybe a typo, or the address is no longer in use, etc.). Each of these bad addresses consistently bounce, so they '''all''' reach the magic threshhold of being unsubscribed at the same time.
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    2020We realize this is a very disconcerting experience! But, if we didn't consistently unsubscribe bad addresses, our servers would be so over-whelmed sending and receiving bounce messages that they wouldn't be able to send legit email.