Re: Robot wars in the WWI Mailing list

Allan Wright (
Fri, 27 Oct 1995 14:00:06 -0400 (EDT)

> Bravo Al! Thanks for your quick work in killing the 'robot
> mailer'!

Thanks. It was really self-preservation.

> Note for Al: Does your major domo server have the equivilent of
> the NOMAIL command used by some of the Listservers to turn off
> mail from the list temporarily? I tried the NOMAIL message with the
> WW1 list before I went on vacation but your server rejected it.
> Maybe that's what happened in this case.

The NOMAIL is handled simply by using UNSUBSCRIBE and SUBSCRIBE judiciously.