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Majordomo Use - Digests
you receive each email sent to the list shortly after it is received by the
server. On high volume lists people sometimes choose to set their subscription
to digest mode so they receive only one email a day consolidating
all emails sent to the list in that time period.
On Majordomo systems the digest list is actually a second
list with its own address. Therefore, you can subscribe to the digest version
of the list,
unsubscribe from the non-digest version.
You can subscribe to the digest
version of most Majordomo lists by subscribing to the mailing list name appended
with "-digest". For example, for a mailing list called "gardening",
you would subscribe as follows:
You can subscribe to both the digest and non-digest version
of the list if you are keeping up with a particularly topical event, and want
get the messages in real-time as well as stored in a digest version.