Re: bounces going to list owner instead of bounce address

From: "Justin J justin@PROTECTED [Dada Mail Developers]" <dadadev@PROTECTED>
Subject: Re: bounces going to list owner instead of bounce address
In-Reply-To: (no subject)
Date: August 26th 2019

Hmm, OK, so you wrote this:

I am monitoring the bounces emails by forwarding them to a different mailbox, and the emails I am getting at the list owner address are not going to the bounces email address where they can be parsed.

Why would the bounce handler work correctly, and why wouldn't you be surprised to have sent all the bounced email messages to the list owner?

Set the bounce email address as just a POP3 account - don't try to monitor it. Set the list admin to that same address. That's all you have to do.


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On Aug 26, 2019, at 9:15 AM, Mary Ann Kelley maryann@PROTECTED [Dada Mail Developers] dadadev@dadamailproject.com wrote:

From: maryann@PROTECTED I recently upgraded to 11.4 from 9.x. I have the bounce handler installed and the address set to the correct bounce email. Prior to upgrading, the bounce handler was working as expected.

When I upgraded, I had the List administration address set to an admin account, but after I received all the bounces at the list owner email from the mailing last week, I changed the list admin address to the bounces email thinking I had that setting wrong. I thought that would fix the issue.

Today a mailing went out and I again got all the bounces at the List owner address. I am monitoring the bounces emails by forwarding them to a different mailbox, and the emails I am getting at the list owner address are not going to the bounces email address where they can be parsed. There are 2 bounced emails there from yesterday, but none from today when the mailing went out (I got all of those)

Applicable settings are:

List Owner: main list email address

List administrator: bounce email address

Bounce handler settings:Messages for this list are being sent via the sendmail command with the '-f' flag:|/usr/sbin/sendmail -t -f

Other settings:

Clearly something is different but I don’t know what. Any ideas?

Mary Ann

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