List Gripes

Douglas Taylor dj.taylor4 at
Fri Jul 3 15:13:00 CDT 2015

I've been getting those unsubscribe messages on a regular basis, they 
appeared after I changed my mail from verizon to comcast.  I was blaming 
it on comcast, gave them holy hell!  But the email does get thru.

On 7/3/2015 2:41 PM, Vincent Slyngstad wrote:
> From: John Willis: Friday, July 03, 2015 8:52 AM
>> Well, I am once again re-subscribed to this list. Why it or its 
>> moderators
>> decide to unceremoniously unsubscribe me every few months without 
>> warning
>> is beyond me. Especially annoying when subscription requests always take
>> 2-3 days to process. It would be _really_ nice to do a warning 
>> message to
>> people who haven't broken any list rules and haven't asked to be removed
>> before dumping them, especially if this is an automatically-triggered 
>> event
>> based on the member's lack of posting activity.
> I frequently get messages with this silliness:
>    Your membership in the mailing list cctalk has been disabled due to
>    excessive bounces The last bounce received from you was dated
>    01-Jan-1970.  You will not get any more messages from this list until
>    you re-enable your membership.  You will receive 3 more reminders like
>    this before your membership in the list is deleted.
>    To re-enable your membership, you can simply respond to this message
>    (leaving the Subject: line intact), or visit the confirmation page at
> Maybe yours are being routed to a spam folder somewhere?
>    Vince
> (01-Jan-1970?  Really?)

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