On IU List, what commands are available via email?

To request a list of IU List commands, send an email message with a subject of HELP to the administrative address for your campus (i.e., list@campus.edu; see What is IU List, and how do I use it?). You will receive a reply similar to the following, customized for your campus:

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                                 User Guide


The IU List mailing-list manager automates list management functions such as
subscriptions, moderation, and archive management.

All commands may be sent to the electronic address list@list.indiana.edu

You can put multiple commands in a message. These commands must appear in the
message body and each line must contain only one command.
Replace <list> with the name of your list, or <EMAIL> with an e-mail address. 
The "<" and ">" are not needed.
Any command with options <list>|* indicates you may use either a list name OR 
a * indicating all lists at this domain for the command.

Available commands are:

 HELp                        * This help file
 INFO <list>                 * Information about a list
 LISts                       * Directory of lists managed on this node
 REView <list>               * Displays the subscribers to <list>
 WHICH                       * Displays which lists you are subscribed to
 SUBscribe <list> <name>     * To subscribe or to confirm a subscription to
                                       <list>.

 UNSubscribe <list> <EMAIL>  * To quit <list>. <EMAIL> is an optional email
                                       address, useful if different from your
                                       "From:" address.
 UNSubscribe * <EMAIL>       * To quit all lists.

 SET <list>|* NOMAIL         * To suspend the message reception for <list>
 SET <list>|* DIGEST         * Message reception in compilation mode
 SET <list>|* DIGESTPLAIN    * Message reception in compilation mode, sent as
                                       a plain text email with all attachments
 SET <list>|* SUMMARY        * Receiving the message index only
 SET <list>|* NOTICE         * Receiving message subject only
 SET <list>|* MAIL           * <list> reception in normal mode
 SET <list>|* CONCEAL        * To become unlisted (hidden subscriber address)
 SET <list>|* NOCONCEAL      * Subscriber address visible via REView


 INDex <list>                * <list> archive file list
 GET <list> <file>           * To get <file> of <list> archive
 LAST <list>                 * Used to receive the last message from <list>
 INVITE <list> <email>       * Invite <email> for subscription in <list>
 CONFIRM <key>               * Confirmation for sending a message (depending
                                       on the list configuration)
 QUIT                        * Indicates the end of the commands (to ignore a
                                       signature)

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The following commands are available only for lists owners or moderators:

 ADD <list> user@host Full name  * To add a user to a list
 DEL <list> user@host            * To delete a user from a list
 STATS <list>                    * To consult the statistics for <list>

 REMIND <list>                   * Send a reminder message to each subscriber.


 DISTribute <list> <key>        * Moderation: to validate a message
 REJect <list> <key>            * Moderation: to reject a message
 MODINDEX <list>                 * Moderation: to view the list of messages to
                                       moderate

This is document bbvs in the Knowledge Base.
Last modified on 2014-03-25 00:00:00.

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