moderated Group "join" page not accessible when logged in

Bruce Bowman

If you attempt to send a message to a group that you're not [yet] subscribed to, an error message is returned. It says, in part:

>>> (reading confirmation): 510 5.1.1 Your email address, youremail@..., is not subscribed to that group. To subscribe, send an email to, or visit

Unfortunately, if you happen to be logged in when you click on the provided link, you don't land on the join page. Instead, you're re-directed to the list of groups you're already subscribed to (at

I don't know if this is a bug or a feature...perhaps someone here can clarify.


Join to automatically receive all group messages.