[kwlug-disc] Mailing list weirdness?

Paul Nijjar pnijjar at uwaterloo.ca
Sat Mar 30 16:31:31 EDT 2019


Holy cow. The Yahoo server my announcement went out is also on a
blacklist: 

sonic312-24.consmr.mail.ne1.yahoo.com [66.163.191.205]

Good grief. Does this mean a bunch of mail I am sending out is not
getting to the senders? That would explain a few things that happened
this week. 

I am not sure this is the entire problem, however. I am also not
RECEIVING mail on kwlug-disc from perfectly cromulent accounts,
including (it seems) the entire thread about Xubuntu 32-bit CD-ROMs.

This is why we can't have federated things.

- Paul


On Sat, Mar 30, 2019 at 12:41:07PM -0400, Jon Thiele wrote:
> Paul - I had a similar issue on Friday.  I found out that the server
> at 74.6.133.126
> ( sonic313.consmr.mail.bf2.yahoo.com ) got on a blacklist.   It was also
> about 15 to 20 minutes behind in delivering mail.   Ugly.   Not sure if
> this is exactly your issue but worth a look...
> 
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> On Sat, Mar 30, 2019 at 11:59 AM Mikalai Birukou via kwlug-disc <
> kwlug-disc at kwlug.org> wrote:
> 
> > About securing email. May be related to current glitches, may be not.
> >
> > I have SPF set pointing to servers that server 3nsoft.com's mail. And I
> > don't have DMARC set. Message forwarding is broken in this setting. I'll
> > send an email to some university, and get a reply with someone's
> > personal gmail address in an error response.
> >
> > My provider 101domains (good for domains) suggested an upgrade fo me to
> > have DMARC. Or, was I talking to wrong agent?
> >
> > But without a modicum of authenticity, which SPF gives, spammers flood
> > everyone else with messages coming supposedly from your servers.
> >
> >
> > On 2019-03-29 11:20 p.m., Paul Nijjar wrote:
> > > What's going on?
> > >
> > > On Yahoo: I am getting nothing. I missed a bunch of messages
> > > yesterday.
> > >
> > > On this account (UW, which I think is Microsoft): I got Khalid's
> > > response, but not Mikalai's.
> > >
> > > If you want to see whether you missed messages, you can see the list
> > > Mailman thinks it knows about here:
> > >
> > >
> > https://kwlug.org/mailman/private/kwlug-disc_kwlug.org/2019-March/thread.html
> > >
> > > Maybe this will fix itself over the next couple of days. I hope so?
> > > These hiccups happen.
> > >
> > > - Paul
> > >
> > > On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 11:05:12PM -0400, Khalid Baheyeldin wrote:
> > >> I got it, time stamped 5:58 pm.
> > >>
> > >> Not using a Yahoo address, but rather a Gmail one.
> > >>
> > >> On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 11:01 PM Mikalai Birukou via kwlug-disc <
> > >> kwlug-disc at kwlug.org> wrote:
> > >>
> > >>> Nothing around 6pm, on non-yahoo, non-gmail address.
> > >>>
> > >>> On 2019-03-29 10:42 p.m., Paul Nijjar wrote:
> > >>>> (Sending from a non-Yahoo address)
> > >>>>
> > >>>> Has anybody been experiencing weirdness with the mailing list over the
> > >>>> past couple of days? I have been sending messages to the lists and not
> > >>>> getting a copy.
> > >>>>
> > >>>> Did everybody (particularly those with Yahoo! addresses) who is
> > >>>> subscribed to kwlug-announce get the meeting announcement I sent out
> > >>>> this evening around 6pm?
> > >>>>
> > >>>> I will be sending a few test messages back and forth to see whether I
> > >>>> get them. This may be a temporary thing or Yahoo! may be breaking
> > >>>> things again.
> > >>>>
> > >>>> - Paul
> > >>>>
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> > >>>>
> > >>> --
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> > >>>
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