Internet users can submit MODerator DELete messages via email.
Updating the database is done by sending email to the Echolist Robot at
The Subject line determines the robot's action:
- MODerator UPDate (or MOD UPD)
- MODerator DELete (or MOD DEL)
- MODerator RULe (or MOD RUL)
Depending on the action requested, ECHOBASE will read the message, add the echo to (or update, delete) the echolist database, add a rule file, send a netmail response, announce the echo and forward a submission to the EList.
Moderator Delete Messages
Subject: MOD DEL
Body of Message
PASSword current password, new password
Terminating the message
So that Echobase will know when to stop reading the message for keywords, you need to include a line beginning with three-dashes to indicate the end of a message.
Here's a final, full example.
This message updates the echo HIJACKME
Subj: MOD DEL