cctalk at beyondthepale.ie
Wed Feb 18 10:10:24 CST 2015
> 4) I'd love to know how you're getting cctech traffic, since I just checked
> and you are most definitely not subscribed to that list. Perhaps you are
> referring to cctech posts that are gated to cctalk and the headers reflect
> that? It's valid list traffic.
I investigated a similar issue with my subscription and posted on the list
about it in November last.
The short summary is as follows:
Before the big event, I was subscribed to cctech only. After the big event, I
remained subscribed to cctech only but received two copies of nearly everything,
Return-path: <cctech-bounces at classiccmp.org>
and one with:
Return-path: <cctalk-bounces at classiccmp.org>
I tried unsubscribing from cctalk. I couldn't because I wasn't subscribed.
I eventually unsubscribed from cctech and subscribed to cctalk. I found I
was getting almost no duplicates after that. The off-topic stuff wasn't a
problem because very little off-topic stuff was being posted.
However, the number of duplicates has increased recently. I suspect that I
am getting one copy of mails posted to cctalk and two copies of mails posted
to cctech, the opposite situation of when I was on cctech. Back in November,
very few postings were going to cctech so being subscribed to cctalk seemed
to be the best option at that time.
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