mailpost and crossposted mailing lists

Russ Allbery rra at
Tue Nov 13 04:19:15 UTC 2001

Scott Russell <lnxgeek at> writes:

> Wow, good responses. And here I was ready to write my very own
> super-duper mail2news script with neat cross posting support. :) I've
> looked at cistron already and it does some things I personally think may
> be the root of all evil (like Message-id: mangling) but it looks very
> nice. I'll take a look at mailpost from CURRENT as well.

Message ID mangling is actually really important if you're gating public
mailing lists and may see articles from other gateways of the same list.
It's hard to do right, though.

Russ Allbery (rra at             <>

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