Meta: Sender names on the Blinux list

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Sun Aug 14 15:57:08 UTC 2022

You are not.
A while back, a couple of years ago perhaps?
someone managed to hack the list, taking email addresses, and sending  porn 
focused spam to members.
for their protection, the list mods decided to keep from email addresses 
out  of the field.
Hope that helps,

On Sun, 14 Aug 2022, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:

> Hi all,
> Pardon a newbie question from someone who just recently re-joined this list. 
> Am I the only one who is only getting the list name in the From header of 
> emails on this list? If not, can anyone chime in on why this is happening? I 
> have my guess, but prefer verified facts over speculation.
> Thanks,
> Matt Campbell
> mattcampbell at
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