Cctalk subscription disabled

Tom Hunter ccth6600 at
Wed May 11 01:34:23 CDT 2022

Gmail is by far the biggest email provider and works fine with other
Mailman based mailing lists.
How exactly is Gmail causing it and what is the work-around?


On Wed, May 11, 2022 at 2:26 PM Adrian Stoness <tdk.knight at> wrote:

> gmail is causing it
> On Wed, May 11, 2022 at 1:15 AM Tom Hunter via cctalk <
> cctalk at> wrote:
>> I didn't receive any cctalk messages for a few days, so I checked my Spam
>> folder (empty) and then the archive which had several new messages I
>> haven't seen. I then checked my cctalk membership configuration.
>> Surprisingly "Mail delivery" was disabled.
>> Some time ago I received a few emails from the list server about
>> "excessive
>> bounces" saying that I should simply reply to the email otherwise my
>> subscription would be disabled. I replied and didn't think too much about
>> it. This time I got no "excessive bounces" email but my subscription got
>> disabled.
>> I got an otherwise reliable email address. Does anyone else
>> here
>> have problems with this? Is there some way of preventing this from
>> happening?
>> Thanks
>> Tom

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