OT: majordomo and ezmlm are so uncool
fw at deneb.enyo.de
Wed Dec 11 22:05:01 UTC 2013
* Mike Wright:
> 12/11/2013 06:29 AM, Timothy Murphy wrote:
>> What is the attraction of these decrepit mailing-list programs?
> I can't speak to Mailman but I'll speak up for ezmlm.
> It hasn't been updated for years because it was well written and it
> just works. No bugs have been found that would require changes to
> the code.
The confirmed opt-in subscription functionality is broken. It tends
to subscribe auto-responders if someone or something sends malware.
That happens less with the approach used by Mailman (even though it is
still convenient) or classic Majordomo.
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