Deleting an Echolist Entry

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:

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
From: your_email_address
TAGname areatag
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

PASSword iwillnottell

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