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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Mail command to allow marvin emails
Date Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:02:38 GMT
On 26 November 2014 at 09:23, Tim Ellison <t.p.ellison@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 25/11/14 19:39, sebb wrote:
>> On 25 November 2014 at 17:58, Tim Ellison <t.p.ellison@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On 25/11/14 14:59, John D. Ament wrote:
>>>>> On Nov 25, 2014, at 3:03 AM, Tim Ellison <t.p.ellison@gmail.com>
wrote:
>>> <snip>
>>>>>> When you get the MODERATE mail you should replyAll and send the
>>>>>> acknowledgement to the *-accept-* and *-allow-tc.* addresses.
>>>>
>>>> So, if in the future we wanted to do this proactively we can send
>>>>
>>>> dev-allow-tc-no-reply=apache.org@some.mailing.list.apache.org
>>>>
>>>> or does it always require the first failed message?
>>>
>>> The "allow" mail address contains some hashing, so it looks like this
>>> general-allow-tc.14022574435.jniccwfloaonmjaawwpz-no-reply=apache.org@incubator.apache.org
>>
>> That is a special address for confirming an allow.
>>
>>> (I made that one up so nobody tries to allow it ;-)
>>>
>>> I guess you have to wait for the first failed, but not sure.
>>
>> No, moderators can [un]subscribe any e-mails at any time.
>>
>> http://www.apache.org/foundation/mailinglists.html#subscribing
>>
>> This includes subscribing an e-mail to the allow list
>>
>> e.g.
>>
>> dev-allow-subscribe-user=example.com@tamaya.i.a.o
>
> Good to know, thanks sebb, and apologies to Alex who called it a couple
> of days ago!
>
> I'm not sure I understand the practical difference between "confirming
> an allow" and "subscribing the e-mail to the allow list" as they seem to
> have the same effect, i.e. why would the moderate e-mail need the
> hashed-up string, and not just use dev-allow-subscribe-user=example.com@...?

Changes to the mailing list require a confirmation.
Which will look rather like the mod e-mail.

> Back to John's original question then,
>
>> Does anyone know the mail command to send out to allow marvin emails
>> to get to a list without moderation?
>
> from what I just learnt, it would be for the moderator to send mail to
> dev-allow-subscribe-no-reply=apache.org@tamaya.i.a.o

Yes, but you then have to reply to the confirmation request.

> Tim
>
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