Mailman - email list privacy settings overview

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Privacy options...

  • Subscription rules

Advertise this list when people ask what lists are on this machine? Y/N

What steps are required for subscription? Confirm/Require approval/Confirm and approve

Who can view subscription list? Anyone/List members/List admin only

Show member addresses so they're not directly recognizable as email addresses? No/Yes

  • Sender filters

By default, should new list member postings be moderated? No/Yes

Action to take for postings from non-members for which no explicit action is defined. Accept/Hold/Reject/Discard

Should messages from non-members, which are automatically discarded, be forwarded to the list moderator? No/Yes

Archiving Options

Is archive file source for public or private archival? public/private

General Options

Hide the sender of a message, replacing it with the list address (Removes From, Sender and Reply-To fields) No/Yes

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