[PATCH] Recognize X-list list header

Ralf Baechle ralf at linux-mips.org
Fri Sep 24 17:45:45 EST 2010

On Fri, Sep 24, 2010 at 10:20:21AM +0800, Jeremy Kerr wrote:

> I wanted to verify the capitalisation of 'X-list', so went to grab the
> source of ecartis, but seems that the download server (ftp.ecartis.org)
> is offline. I tried to (CVS!) checkout the source, but cvs.ecartis.org
> is offline too. Is ecartis still being used?

The project is defunct for many years but legacy installations remain.
Similar for Majordomo except Majordomo being a zillion times more common
and both use X-List.  The two capitalizations X-list and X-List seem to be
similarly common.

If you haven't found an Ecartis source tarball and still want one, I've
dumped it at:


I'd switch anytime but don't like any of the replacements.  GNU Mailman
for example uses databases instead of ASCII files which on occasion is
a pain.


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