Re: Subscribing problem
On Sat, Jun 30, 2001 at 06:41:26PM +0200, Wilmer van der Gaast wrote:
> (I'm not on the list because of this problem, could you please Cc to me?)
If you have problems with the mailing list the recommend place to email
> I'm trying to subscribe to email@example.com. But it
> doesn't work.
Well, if you sent to that address that is your problem. All the documentation
does mention that you should send to:
with the word subscribe in either the subject line or the message body.
If you actually meant that you did send that, then ...
> I sent a first message one week ago, and then I did receive a
> confirming message so it should work now. But it doesn't... And later on I
... no, you actually need to respond to the confirmation message (just
like it says to). Otherwise the mailing list system will not complete
Perhaps someone decided to mass subscribe you to a number of lists, the
confirmation steps avoids you being subscribed and receiving a large
number of unwanted messages.
> tried again and subscribed from the site, but still nothing, not even a
> confirming message this time.
> Is there a problem at the moment?
There are no technical mailing list problems, only social ones.