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RE: Document the unsubscription method, please?

From: Bob Archer <Bob.Archer_at_amsi.com>
Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2011 16:32:38 -0400

> On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 12:29 PM, Mark Phippard <markphip_at_gmail.com>
> wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 1:16 PM, Eric S. Raymond <esr_at_thyrsus.com> wrote:
> I subscribed before the the mechabics of the dev list changed, nd now can't
> figure out how to unsubscribe. the page at
>
>      http://subversion.apache.org/mailing-lists.html
>
> tells me nothing, and email to dev-unsubscribe_at_subversion.apache.org just
> seems to disappear.
>
> Please document an unsubscription method.
>
> I thought you unsubscribed by sending an email to that list.  The messages all
> have a header in them of:
>
>
> List-Unsubscribe: <mailto:dev-unsubscribe_at_subversion.apache.org>
>
> Maybe we need to ask ASF Infrastructure team?
>
> You also have to be sure of sending the unsubscribe mail from the one that is
> subscribed to the list.  IOW, if the From: header doesn't match a subscribed
> address, the unsubscribe mail just vanishes, I believe.  (And yes, I've been
> bitten by that before, and it isn't pleasant.)
>
> -Hyrum

There is a way to unsubscribe an email address that you aren’t sending from as well. From dev-help_at_s.a.o

Dev-unsubscribe-some.name=some.domain_at_subversion.apache.org

Oh, I see that info is on the mail list page at s.a.o.

BOb
Received on 2011-10-27 22:33:15 CEST

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