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"Phillip Payne (PAYNEPH @ GBNUHO)" wrote:
> I have been trying to unsubscribe from this list, because it just
> generates tto much mail, without any success. The two methods i have tried
> so far have been :-
> sending mail to
> 1. firstname.lastname@example.org with a subject of unsubscribe and
> no message body.
This is the correct and effective way to do this. I have used this. It
works, but in a three step process:
1) You send to debian-user-request a message with a subject of
2) debian-user-request send back a confirmation message, with
some request id
3) You reply to the message.
There is no need to edit the reply at all: just send. I, being more
like to take our the Re: in front of the Confirm n1n2n3n4..., and
remove almost the entire body of the message except my unsubscribe
since I have the penchant for putting unsubscribe in the message body
also. In the same manner, I look both ways when crossing a one-way
> 2. email@example.com with a message body of unsubscribe
It would be nice if debian-user-request could handle it either way, but
the Subject: is really the required field.
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- From: "Phillip Payne \(PAYNEPH @ GBNUHO\)" <firstname.lastname@example.org>