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Sendmail 8.6.4 and $g

In article <KORDASH.93Nov17173713@whitman.mitre.org>,
John L. Kordash <kordash@whitman.mitre.org> wrote:
>We are seeing that mail sent "To: listname" has the owner-listname address
>appearing in the "Return-Path:" header instead of the user who sent the mail.
>[...]
>What is the canonical way to disable this feature - ie. have the Return-Path be
>the user who sent the mail, not the list owner.

This is a Good Thing: it means that bounces go to the person who can do
something about fixing them.

Why would you want to disable it?

Tim.
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Tim Goodwin | "I suspect that this lack of specificity is either insane or
PIPEX Ltd   | brilliant, but I could be wrong...." - Nathaniel Borenstein.

Original headers:

From: tim@pipex.net (Tim Goodwin)
Newsgroups: comp.mail.sendmail
Subject: Re: Sendmail 8.6.4 and $g
Date: 18 Nov 1993 13:32:41 -0000
Organization: PIPEX Ltd, Cambridge, UK
Message-ID: <2cfthp$shn@tank.pipex.net>
References: <KORDASH.93Nov17173713@whitman.mitre.org>

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