E-Mail Headers to Facilitate Mailing List Subscriptions and Unsubscriptions
draft-costales-subscribe-01

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Author Bryan Costales 
Last updated 1997-08-19
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-costales-subscribe-01.txt

Abstract

The number of ways to subscribe-to (and to unsubscribe-from) e-mail mailing lists is as varied as the number of programmers designing mailing list software. For some lists, for example, users (un)subscribe by sending a request to <listname>-request@host.domain. For others lists the address is majordomo@host.domain with the request to (un)subscribe embedded in the message body. Yet others set up special hosts to satisfy this need, such as <listname>@list-off.domain. In this Internet Draft we offer two new e-mail headers intended to make mailing list subscription and unsubscription easier and more uniform: List-Subscribe and List-Unsubscribe.

Authors

Bryan Costales (bcx@infobeat.com)

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)