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Hello Everyone,

OIT received this message in the ticket queue. Please advise/confirm.
Let me know if you have any questions.

Thank you,

As list administrator, your authorization is requested for the
following mailing list posting:

Subject: Re: [WikimediaMobile] Tilman is joining the Reading Team!
Reason: Post by non-member to a members-only list

At your convenience, visit:

to approve or deny the request.

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eliza created this task.Oct 19 2015, 4:51 PM
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I think this is a forwarded email from a subscriber of WikimediaMobile to the WMF All list. Nothing really from this side needed. Since the listadmin for the wmfall list is set to, all these emails are sent to you.

Best ask someone else in OIT to advise rather than us :)

Dzahn added a subscriber: Dzahn.Oct 19 2015, 5:26 PM

hi @eliza, you are getting mail for the list admin of wmfall in zendesk because techsupport@ is used as list admin address.

on the bottom of it says "Wmfall list run by techsupport at" and if you hover over that it's

And as John said already, looks like it was forwarded from a subscriber of WikimediaMobile to the WMF All list admin address.

eliza added a comment.Oct 19 2015, 7:41 PM

Thanks everyone, I'll check in with the Team.