[svlug] Brittle communication channels

Rick Moen rick at linuxmafia.com
Thu Jul 7 22:44:24 PDT 2016

I wrote:

> Re-sending, to see if the gods of irony caused _our_ Mailman 
> instance to misbehave. 

...and coincidentally, it did.  It's been choking on all mail to svlug@ 
since June 3rd. 

Why?  Because of corrupted username data in the subscriber list for this
('svlug@') mailing list.

It took me a while, but I expunged that data, which allowed me to then
make Mailman re-process the mail sidetracked ('shunted') since June 3rd.

Anyone curious about the gory details, they're here:

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