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Date: Sat, 20 Feb 2016 06:33:53 +0300
From: Solar Designer <>
Subject: Re: Meta: Adding 'List-id' header to kernel-hardening posts


On Fri, Feb 19, 2016 at 11:25:38AM -0700, David Brown wrote:
> I have been unable to locate a contact address for someone who
> maintains this mailing list,

That would mostly be me.

> so I'm resorting to sending to the full
> list.  Apologies in advance for the noise this causes.

There is:

kernel-hardening-admin at

This address is given in some of ezmlm's help texts.

> I have noticed that this mailing list software inserts a non-standard
> header to identify the list "Mailing-list:" instead of the RFC2919
> ( "List-id" header.  Depending on
> the particular mail hosting and software, this can make filting on
> this particular list either difficult or impossible.

As Jason correctly pointed out, we do already have a List-ID header.
Do you require it to be spelled List-id?  I doubt that trying to match
a specific case-sensitive spelling is a good idea, since if some client
software is broken to only look for List-id, some other might only look
for List-ID.


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