3.28. What are all the "special" email addresses used for a list
Users send commands to this address to subscribe, get help, or perform other functions on the list 'foo'. An email with the word "help" in the body will result in a response with all available commands.
foo-subscribe (synonym: foo-join)
Users send a blank email to subscribe to the 'foo' list. The user must then reply to the confirmation message (see 'foo-confirm' below) to complete the task.
foo-unsubscribe (synonym: foo-leave)
Users send a blank email to unsubscribe from the 'foo' list. The user must then reply to the confirmation message (see 'foo-confirm') to complete the task.
See FAQ 3.27
foo-bounces (synonym: foo-admin)
These are used by Mailman for the recipient of bounced 'foo' list messages ('foo-admin' is obsolete but retained for backward compatibility). See FAQ 3.27
This is the recipient for confirmation messages sent by 'foo' list members.
Are there any others?
This forwards to foo-owner in version 2.1.9.cp2. Needs confirmation.
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