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  • I haven't upgraded from one of the betas to the official 1.1, but I was wondering if anyone had done any patches that allowed one to set whether or not to strip binaries from the list (including ...
    Deirdre SaoirseDeirdre Saoirse
    Dec 20, 1999 at 9:50 pm
    Dec 22, 1999 at 10:04 pm
  • Hello, I am a Kim Jung Su. I installed mailman-1.1. but I can not start it. After I perform 'newlist' command, aliases file does not changed. So, when new list member "REPLY" mail to mailling list ...
    Kim JungSuKim JungSu
    Dec 3, 1999 at 12:57 am
    Dec 9, 1999 at 7:50 am
  • Huh? What do I do about these messages? Do they occur because "make update" failed with Updating mailing list: et124 Traceback (innermost last): File "bin/update", line 214, in ? dolist(list) File ...
    Pete HolsbergPete Holsberg
    Dec 1, 1999 at 3:55 pm
    Dec 14, 1999 at 7:36 pm
  • I've just gotten the latest mailman installed on my irix system (an O2). I set up the test list and it, cosmetically, seemed to be fine; I added myself as a subscriber, poked around at the web ...
    Fred HicksFred Hicks
    Dec 20, 1999 at 10:40 am
    Dec 21, 1999 at 9:49 am
  • HELP!!! We have been using listbox.com to host our 350-400 person Iowa State Council of the Society for Human Resource Management Discussion List. For about the past year, the list has been using ...
    Larry HerzogLarry Herzog
    Dec 4, 1999 at 3:26 am
    Dec 8, 1999 at 5:27 pm
  • 2nd request...looks like nobody is expert on this bounces issue? If that is the case, it looks like this is a bad place to seek the technical support here for this serious bounces issue. ...
    RobertRobert
    Dec 17, 1999 at 12:22 am
    Dec 17, 1999 at 6:23 pm
  • Hi to everybody!!! Recently I've installed Mailman in a Digital Unix 4.0, Phyton 1.5.2 and Mailman 1.1 Everything works fine, but when a subscriber tries to some list it rejects the suscription and ...
    Juan Carlos Guel LopezJuan Carlos Guel Lopez
    Dec 8, 1999 at 7:41 pm
    Dec 12, 1999 at 6:57 am
  • I know I can write interactive Python code to extract the welcome message, write it to a file so I can edit it, and suck it back in, but that should be easier than it is; if it needs to stay in ...
    Dan MickDan Mick
    Dec 17, 1999 at 9:08 pm
    Dec 21, 1999 at 7:12 am
  • I'd love to have my mailman-run list either reject or strip all attachments (*(^(^ HTML, .GIF/.JPG, .vcard...I don't want any of 'em). I don't see anything in the code that mentions it; is this a ...
    Dan MickDan Mick
    Dec 10, 1999 at 11:07 pm
    Dec 11, 1999 at 1:31 am
  • I just setup a couple of lists using mailman and have been very impressed so far. Two features which I think would be really handy are: 1) It would be nice to have HTML filtering built into the list ...
    Alex wetmoreAlex wetmore
    Dec 16, 1999 at 6:25 pm
    Dec 17, 1999 at 9:12 pm
  • thanks, and.... drat... that's at odds with the documentation, and makes it harder to use Mailman when supporting multiple virtual domains, sigh.. Miles ...
    Miles FidelmanMiles Fidelman
    Dec 6, 1999 at 11:27 am
    Dec 11, 1999 at 4:26 pm
  • The company I work for is looking at MailMan as a possible product for our client, but we need to know if MailMan supports S/MIME and Public Key Encryption. If anyone could give me information, it ...
    Matt RayMatt Ray
    Dec 9, 1999 at 5:19 pm
    Dec 10, 1999 at 3:44 pm
  • I don't think the code lets you do that but I'll ask anyway: Can I tell mailman to set the reply to for a list to a value of my choosing? I have an announce list, and because too many bonehead users ...
    Marc MerlinMarc Merlin
    Dec 8, 1999 at 2:12 am
    Dec 9, 1999 at 7:37 am
  • Hi, I followed the install doc, and the details on www.exim.org/howto/mailman.html but I have hit a problem. I think exim is ignoring /etc/aliases becuase every time I try to add a list I get this in ...
    KirthKirth
    Dec 3, 1999 at 1:57 am
    Dec 3, 1999 at 9:50 am
  • Hi, I am new to Mailman, how does one do an announcement list to which users can not e-mail to the rest of the list users, by clicking reply? How does one run a moderated list? Regards, Maren.
    Maren S. LeizaolaMaren S. Leizaola
    Dec 19, 1999 at 9:41 pm
    Dec 20, 1999 at 5:33 pm
  • I just replaced sendmail with exim. Mailman stopped working. Every mail sent to a conference bounces between internal mailserver (HP-UX with sendmail) and out internet gateway(previously ...
    Milos PrudekMilos Prudek
    Dec 17, 1999 at 6:41 am
    Dec 20, 1999 at 2:38 pm
  • Today the filetable on my machine filled up, which gave mailman some issues. It didn't properly cleanup some lock files and this caused all other operations to fail. Here are the relavent portions of ...
    Alex wetmoreAlex wetmore
    Dec 28, 1999 at 11:57 pm
    Dec 30, 1999 at 8:15 pm
  • If I look at /mailman/listinfo/ I am told there are no publicly available lists (which I know is a horrible lie); but if I look at /mailman/admin/ the lists are all there (that is, the public ones ...
    Christine DavisChristine Davis
    Dec 29, 1999 at 9:28 pm
    Dec 30, 1999 at 6:49 am
  • Hi All. I have a quick question about the "approval" page. If you have a list set on moderated, then when you send an email, it will wait for approval. I noticed that it gives you the URL to go to, ...
    Gonzalo ServatGonzalo Servat
    Dec 1, 1999 at 5:37 am
    Dec 2, 1999 at 5:56 am
  • All of a sudden I am geting weird errors when I try to access some of my lists. This is happening for listinfo, admin -and- admindb pages for some lists only: Bad Request Your browser sent a request ...
    Bek OberinBek Oberin
    Dec 18, 1999 at 4:38 am
    Dec 19, 1999 at 9:25 pm
  • Is there an automated way of deleting a mailing list or do I have to manually go in and rm things? -- Regards, | <redwards at golgotha.net | Upgrade your old legacy . | <http://www.golgotha.net | ...
    Randy EdwardsRandy Edwards
    Dec 12, 1999 at 6:00 pm
    Dec 13, 1999 at 1:52 am
  • Hi, I'm migrating from majordomo. I tried to setup the $prefix/scripts/answer_majordomo_mail tool but with no success. Can anyone tell me what I have to do? Thanks in advance. Simone -- Simone ...
    PioppoPioppo
    Dec 2, 1999 at 5:08 pm
    Dec 3, 1999 at 5:22 am
  • i never got a response to this. can someone help me out? thanks --- -] jordan -] blurr at txraves.org -] http://www.txraves.org/~blurr - [ s p r e a d t h a v i b e ] - ----- Original Message ----- ...
    BlurrBlurr
    Dec 21, 1999 at 2:58 pm
    Dec 24, 1999 at 2:50 am
  • Does anyone know if MailMan has any python features for validating credit card numbers?
    MRayMRay
    Dec 14, 1999 at 10:06 pm
    Dec 15, 1999 at 7:33 pm
  • I am experimenting with Mailman (v1.1) with a view to using it to support a distance learning scheme, and would like to know if there is a way of making Mailman more trusting of From: (and Reply-to:) ...
    Chris FoxChris Fox
    Dec 14, 1999 at 12:03 pm
    Dec 14, 1999 at 4:54 pm
  • Got 28 of these this morning (I have 30 lists!), all at the same time: ---------- Forwarded message ---------- Date: Fri, 3 Dec 1999 06:42:05 -0500 From: Cron Daemon <root at saturn.mccc.edu To: ...
    Pete HolsbergPete Holsberg
    Dec 3, 1999 at 3:34 pm
    Dec 3, 1999 at 3:56 pm
  • I'm using mailman 1.1. One of our lists consistently generates the following python traceback in the mailman error log whenever a message is posted to the list. Dec 01 13:22:45 1999 post: Traceback ...
    Todd PfaffTodd Pfaff
    Dec 2, 1999 at 4:26 pm
    Dec 3, 1999 at 3:52 pm
  • Global Subscriber Passwords - if you subscribe to one list on the host, your password is valid for the next list... I would like the ability to be able to subscribe to all lists (or some of the ...
    Allen BolderoffAllen Bolderoff
    Dec 2, 1999 at 2:23 pm
    Dec 2, 1999 at 9:42 pm
  • Hi All. Whenever I try to execute a script in the bin directory of Mailman, it gives me this error: Traceback (innermost last): File "./list_members", line 56, in ? import paths ImportError: No ...
    Gonzalo ServatGonzalo Servat
    Dec 1, 1999 at 10:13 pm
    Dec 2, 1999 at 5:58 am
  • I have been lurking and listening to this advocacy debate for a while now and have stayed clear of the debate up till now. Just some hard facts to set the record straight: I run around 150000 e-mail ...
    Richard EllerbrockRichard Ellerbrock
    Dec 1, 1999 at 6:55 am
    Dec 2, 1999 at 12:24 am
  • Hi All, Been running mailman for a few months now and I've had a problem myself using the web interface. I thought it was perhaps my computer and the cookies as I had PGP and a verisign certificate ...
    Rick MacdougallRick Macdougall
    Dec 30, 1999 at 3:09 am
    Dec 30, 1999 at 12:54 pm
  • Hi .. When I send the confirm mail back to jokes-request at kurios.dhs.org i get the error: ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors ----- "|/home/mailman/mail/wrapper mailcmd jokes" ...
    Nico WimmerNico Wimmer
    Dec 20, 1999 at 6:15 pm
    Dec 20, 1999 at 6:27 pm
  • After I install the Mailman on my RedHat Linux, I created a list "test", everything seems fine. But when I go to the link from the e-mail, I got the following error message... ...
    Michael ChaoMichael Chao
    Dec 8, 1999 at 3:27 am
    Dec 18, 1999 at 3:20 am
  • Bug in Mailman version 1.2 (experimental) We're sorry, we hit a bug! If you would like to help us identify the problem, please email a copy of this page to the webmaster for this site with a ...
    Balazs NagyBalazs Nagy
    Dec 16, 1999 at 11:16 am
    Dec 17, 1999 at 5:43 am
  • Hello, how can you make the archives for a private list only viewable to list members? thanks, Samir
    Samir AggarwalSamir Aggarwal
    Dec 16, 1999 at 9:28 pm
    Dec 16, 1999 at 9:32 pm
  • I am going to be installing python 1.5.2 to red hat 6.0 linux. Do any of you have any information or problems that I should look at for. Is there something that I might have to tweak with this new ...
    Kory WheatleyKory Wheatley
    Dec 10, 1999 at 8:22 pm
    Dec 13, 1999 at 8:45 pm
  • For people using the _external archiver_ feature in mailman-1.1: I fixed problems with it. And then I like to remind people that I wrote a small: Frame usability patch for the admin web interface. ...
    Bernhard ReiterBernhard Reiter
    Dec 9, 1999 at 8:25 pm
    Dec 11, 1999 at 5:26 am
  • I can access http://server/mailman/listinfo/listname - no problems http://server/mailman/admin - no problems http://server/mailman/roster/listname - no problems http://server/mailman/admin/listname ...
    Allen BolderoffAllen Bolderoff
    Dec 7, 1999 at 6:23 am
    Dec 7, 1999 at 10:06 pm
  • Why does mailman queue a message that's undeliverable and try to send it again later on in the Cron run_queue process. Why doesn't it just send the message and if the user doesn't exist or is ...
    Kory WheatleyKory Wheatley
    Dec 2, 1999 at 10:56 pm
    Dec 3, 1999 at 5:46 am
  • What does Python use for the value of "false"? Thanks, Pete
    Pete HolsbergPete Holsberg
    Dec 2, 1999 at 3:48 pm
    Dec 2, 1999 at 4:03 pm
  • Hi, is it possible to translate *all* mailman-texts into another language? The html-editing of the infopage provides some possibilities, but there still remain numerous texts that are automatically ...
    Dr. Joachim GranzowDr. Joachim Granzow
    Dec 2, 1999 at 11:10 am
    Dec 2, 1999 at 1:33 pm
  • Two questions I been trying to upgrade from mailman 1.0 to mailman1.1 I untarred the file in a tmp directory, then configure the mm_cfg.py.dist.in to be the same as my current one in 1.0. Then I run ...
    Kory WheatleyKory Wheatley
    Dec 1, 1999 at 11:17 pm
    Dec 2, 1999 at 5:04 am
  • Thanks to those who responded to my plea. The suggestion was to do the install as root. It worked -- even though the instructions said not to do it as root. Go figure! So I've gotten well down on the ...
    TenantTenant
    Dec 29, 1999 at 5:48 pm
    Dec 30, 1999 at 7:15 am
  • I'm brand new to mailman (about 30 minutes ago). I am switching a group of related mailing lists to use mailman. There are five separate mailing lists, call them l1, l2, l3, l4 and l5. Each list is ...
    Skip MontanaroSkip Montanaro
    Dec 27, 1999 at 1:55 am
    Dec 30, 1999 at 12:49 am
  • I am trying to troubleshoot my install but I am severely hampered by my lack of knowledge of the software. If some one could please answer these questionsfor me. 1) How does the web interface work. ...
    Jerry ThomasJerry Thomas
    Dec 27, 1999 at 4:21 pm
    Dec 30, 1999 at 12:46 am
  • Hello All, I have recently started using Mailman, and am quite please with it. I have one question/problem to ask. I noticed if a user posts a message in plain text mode, the footer appears on the ...
    Bryan BunchBryan Bunch
    Dec 29, 1999 at 5:02 pm
    Dec 30, 1999 at 12:40 am
  • I just joined the PythonMac SIG and decided to browse the list archives. I noticed that the most recent archives at http://www.python.org/pipermail/pythonmac-sig/ show 2009-December as the current ...
    Skip MontanaroSkip Montanaro
    Dec 28, 1999 at 10:58 pm
    Dec 29, 1999 at 12:17 am
  • I asked some months ago how to change users host in mailman list if you are listowner. I got answer you can edit some file. But if I have no access to machine which runs mailman. How is it possible ...
    Ilpo KantonenIlpo Kantonen
    Dec 27, 1999 at 10:48 pm
    Dec 28, 1999 at 5:07 pm
  • Hi, I'm competing mailman with my friend's majordomo (and we're both still newbies at these things), whoever got theirs installed errorfree first will have the honor of having it used :) Well, so far ...
    A Iqbal SantyaswardanA Iqbal Santyaswardan
    Dec 27, 1999 at 6:11 am
    Dec 27, 1999 at 6:11 am
  • I've got everything pretty much set except the interface with my server. The instructions aren't very clear, (to a newbie). Proably make sense to someone that is more familiar with the systems ...
    J.D.K. ChippsJ.D.K. Chipps
    Dec 27, 1999 at 3:30 am
    Dec 27, 1999 at 3:51 am
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