User name problem
Tue Oct 28 14:49:00 GMT 2008
On Mon, Oct 27, 2008 at 01:08:16PM -0000, Dave Korn wrote:
>John Emmas wrote on 27 October 2008 12:58:
>> This suggests sending a blank email of the following form:-
> I also noticed that the list-unsubscribe addresses are broken; I dropped a
>note to the overseers' list on Friday. However, at least for me, the web
>interface /is/ working: read on.
They are not broken. You missed this part:
"Remember that your message is being interpreted by a computer not by a
person so please use a blank subject and empty content in your message
to reduce the risk of your unsubscribe attempt being interpreted as
Not every message that is interpreted as spam results in a bounce
There was also other pertinent advice before this:
"First of all, always use the automated unsubscription mechanisms...."
Again, if you are having problems unsubscribing do not send them here. Follow
the instructions from the FAQ.
Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple
Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html
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