Lyris User's Guide
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Command-Listname and Listname-Command
Table of Contents
Introduction
Lyris Email Commands
How to send mail to your Lyris server
Sending Email Commands to Lyris
The Lyris@ Server Address
Listname-request@ commands
Command-Listname and Listname-Command
Command@ addresses
Multiple Commands in a message
How Invalid Commands are Handled
How Lyris sends mail back to you
The Line Continuation Character
Subscribing
Unsubscribe
Change Membership Settings
Determine Membership Settings
Mailing List Information
Search
Help Document
Get Documents
End
Administrator Commands
Web Interface for Users
Server Administrator
Site Administrator
List Administrator
Other Topics
Add-On Packages
Installing and Upgrading
Appendix
Frequently Asked Questions

Command-Listname and Listname-Command

This is an alternate address for sending Lyris commands, and for most commands, is the simplest way to execute them. Any mail sent to these addresses executes the command in the address. The text of the message sent is not relevant in the command.

For example, to subscribe to a mailing list called "jazztalk", people can send mail to "jazztalk-subscribe" ("subscribe-jazztalk" also works) Listname-Command@… and Command-Listname@ are equivalent. Both will work, and both mean the same thing.

The commands subscribe (and aliases), unsubscribe (and aliases), purge, mail, digest, index, nomail, ack, noack, unhold, query, confirm, review, stats, hello, goodbye are available in this way.

See the unsubscribe and purge section for special information about those commands.

For more information, see Unsubscribe

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