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  • hi all, I want to let the user add their own list through web interface, I set the user id who runs the apache web server to mailman, and re-write the 'newlist' function to create a new list using ...
    GzbigeggGzbigegg
    Feb 6, 2000 at 5:05 pm
    Feb 9, 2000 at 7:12 am
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    Kirk ReiserKirk Reiser
    Feb 1, 2000 at 11:35 am
    Feb 23, 2000 at 2:39 pm
  • All - In my conifg I use an email address to a second system that keeps the Monarch web archive of the lists. So any message sent to archiver at monarch.ibm.com will end up being added to the ...
    Scott RussellScott Russell
    Feb 24, 2000 at 9:39 pm
    Feb 25, 2000 at 2:08 am
  • Hi mailman-users what happens when accents are in subjects ? Usually it get morphed from R?f. : confirmation of subscription - request 170967 into something like ...
    FilFil
    Feb 25, 2000 at 2:03 pm
    Feb 25, 2000 at 4:24 pm
  • Does mailman work with Postfix? When I try running Mailman, responses to the confirmation request for subscribers are returned with the message: Is this a known problem? I've looked in the FAQ and ...
    Danny YeeDanny Yee
    Feb 3, 2000 at 4:01 am
    Feb 25, 2000 at 8:35 am
  • Greets all - I've been lurking for a month now and it sounds like Mailman 1.2 will have many improvments and features over the current 1.1. release. I'll be making the transistion from majordomo to ...
    Scott RussellScott Russell
    Feb 17, 2000 at 10:30 pm
    Feb 21, 2000 at 8:46 pm
  • Hello all, I'm running Linux 6.1, Mailman 1.1, Python 1.5.1 and Apache 1.3.11 and sendmail. My project here is to setup a list server for faculty and students to create their own lists. I followed ...
    Lin QiuLin Qiu
    Feb 29, 2000 at 5:24 pm
    Feb 29, 2000 at 6:37 pm
  • Seems that when a message is sent from Outlook (HTML Mail format) the default footer doesn't get attached.... Is there something special that I need to set? An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: ...
    Jeff FiegelJeff Fiegel
    Feb 24, 2000 at 5:09 pm
    Feb 24, 2000 at 11:06 pm
  • Heyas all, I'm having problems getting Mailman up and running. All mail that is sent to my mailing list is bouncing back with "unknown mailer error 2". I think the aliases are having problems ...
    Mike CarrMike Carr
    Feb 23, 2000 at 7:36 pm
    Feb 23, 2000 at 9:15 pm
  • Feb 29 17:30:18 2000 TrySMTPDelivery: To nathan at robotics.net: Feb 29 17:30:18 2000 TrySMTPDelivery: socket.error / host not found (deferred) Feb 29 17:30:18 2000 TrySMTPDelivery: Maybe your MTA ...
    Nathan StrattonNathan Stratton
    Feb 29, 2000 at 11:08 pm
    Mar 20, 2000 at 6:51 am
  • I've seen the previous post about the same problem, but even I upgraded python to version 1.5.2-13, I still receive the following error: Traceback: Traceback (innermost last): File ...
    Riccardo CozzaniRiccardo Cozzani
    Feb 19, 2000 at 10:26 am
    Feb 21, 2000 at 5:49 pm
  • Is there any way to password protect the lisinfo page that the subscribers get ? I was thinking of protecting it with an htaccess file but I realised that it is controlled with a CGI script , anybody ...
    Andre GiordanoAndre Giordano
    Feb 16, 2000 at 9:49 pm
    Feb 16, 2000 at 10:58 pm
  • I've hit a most curious case: The list functions perfectly as far as I can tell, with one exception: When I reject a message from the moderation interface nothing gets emailed to the poster. No ...
    J C LawrenceJ C Lawrence
    Feb 13, 2000 at 1:19 am
    Feb 13, 2000 at 6:05 am
  • The search engine at python.org was down this morning. Has anyone patched Bouncer.py to handle Postfix? Being the first of the month, this topic is near and dear to me. Thanks Michael
    Michael GhensMichael Ghens
    Feb 1, 2000 at 7:34 pm
    Feb 2, 2000 at 5:19 pm
  • Hello mailman-users, i try to subscribe to list via www, i enter valid e-mail & password, i got this: --------------------------- You must supply a valid email address. You must supply a valid ...
    Gelfandbein BorisGelfandbein Boris
    Feb 22, 2000 at 9:49 am
    Feb 29, 2000 at 10:07 am
  • Hello all. Just moved my mailman files to my brand new 20Gb Hard Drive. Now I'm getting permission errors. Is there anywhere where all default permissions are documented? I can't seem to untangle the ...
    Frank MartiniFrank Martini
    Feb 24, 2000 at 11:39 pm
    Feb 28, 2000 at 3:31 am
  • I have the following problems: 1) my mail server (sendmail) is mail.domain.com and the mail address are @domain.com but the mailman uses @mail.domain.com How I can delete the word 'mail' from the ...
    Rodolfo PilasRodolfo Pilas
    Feb 22, 2000 at 2:52 am
    Feb 22, 2000 at 3:36 pm
  • Mailmen - I installed 1.2 from CVS today and noticed there does not appear to be no 'auto' option (as majordomo has) for the var 'subscribe_policy'. I don't want/need a confirmation for each sub ...
    Scott RussellScott Russell
    Feb 19, 2000 at 5:07 am
    Feb 21, 2000 at 8:24 pm
  • Hi all I have recently installed Mailman, migrating from Majordomo, and till now I am happy with the new features Mailman has. Nevertheless, I have found a little problem with the list admin ...
    Crisogono Francisco Rubio N.Crisogono Francisco Rubio N.
    Feb 16, 2000 at 6:41 pm
    Feb 18, 2000 at 8:28 pm
  • Does anyone Know Why I'm getting this message? I'm rather baffled at this stage Thanks - John ---------- Forwarded Message ---------- Subject: Cron <mailman at localweb /usr/bin/python ...
    John MacKenzieJohn MacKenzie
    Feb 17, 2000 at 10:46 am
    Feb 17, 2000 at 12:26 pm
  • I've set up a separate domain (lists.domain) just for mailman, and an Apache virtual host for it. The following Apache config <VirtualHost IP ServerName lists.domain Alias /pipermail/ ...
    Danny YeeDanny Yee
    Feb 13, 2000 at 10:21 am
    Feb 16, 2000 at 5:23 pm
  • How can I avoid duplicate messages from sendmail when same address occurs in mailman's mailing list and in Cc: field ? Petyo An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: ...
    Petyo ByankovPetyo Byankov
    Feb 13, 2000 at 7:03 pm
    Feb 13, 2000 at 11:18 pm
  • Folks: We have a working Mailman 1.0 installation on a machine named xyz.uppity.edu We want to move our installation to a machine named xyzpop.uppity.edu (Actually, the system's hostname is 'xyzpop'. ...
    BertoBerto
    Feb 11, 2000 at 3:19 pm
    Feb 12, 2000 at 5:28 am
  • I would like to install Mailman, but I don't have root access to my server, only shell access. I am using an iServer Virtual Server. Is there anyway to get around the need for root access? Does ...
    Joan CoyneJoan Coyne
    Feb 8, 2000 at 12:53 am
    Feb 10, 2000 at 10:46 pm
  • Hi, I'm running 1.0, and I suddenly received this bounce to one of my lists (see below). The strange thing was that I sent an email to the list after looking (but not touching) at the various files, ...
    Tor HoughtonTor Houghton
    Feb 9, 2000 at 2:00 pm
    Feb 10, 2000 at 2:28 pm
  • I am setting up a new listserver, and seem to have mailman running fine, but I'm thinking now that I like the look and feel of hyper-mail's web-archives better than pipermail. No-offense to piper's ...
    Demian HanksDemian Hanks
    Feb 4, 2000 at 6:47 pm
    Feb 4, 2000 at 9:38 pm
  • This list has 2,979 users on it and there needs to be a post sent out. Help from ANYONE would be just dandy. Here is the error log entry: Feb 03 12:28:22 2000 post: Traceback (innermost last): post: ...
    Jared MeekerJared Meeker
    Feb 3, 2000 at 7:18 pm
    Feb 4, 2000 at 6:37 pm
  • Hi, moved mailman from one host to another. Now the archiver is broken. It thinks the archives for the lists are supposed to go into /usr/user3/u/m/mailman... but the new machine they are supposed to ...
    Frank DziubaFrank Dziuba
    Feb 28, 2000 at 5:22 am
    Mar 1, 2000 at 6:33 pm
  • I started up a couple mailman lists on Sunday, with about 600 total subscribers. Since then I have gotten around 450 bounce messages that don't seem to be handled by the automatic bounce processor in ...
    Robin DunnRobin Dunn
    Feb 29, 2000 at 11:07 pm
    Mar 1, 2000 at 7:47 am
  • I really did look in the FAQ to see if this was mentioned but I didn't find it. How do I reset the administrator password on a list? We created a list and set the password and now neither of us can ...
    Douglas BatesDouglas Bates
    Feb 28, 2000 at 6:52 pm
    Feb 29, 2000 at 6:30 pm
  • Greetings all, I'm brand new to this list but not brand new to using Mailman. Over a year ago I started a woodworking list that utilized Mailman 1.1 and only recently did my ISP pull the plug on it ...
    Joe JohnsJoe Johns
    Feb 25, 2000 at 7:49 pm
    Feb 26, 2000 at 10:00 pm
  • I seem to be lost. I need to add a filter within Mailman so that posts with the phrase 'out of the office' in the subject get bounced. I did add "Subject: .*out of the office*." to the ...
    Scott RussellScott Russell
    Feb 25, 2000 at 3:55 pm
    Feb 25, 2000 at 11:05 pm
  • I get this error every once in awhile. The server is FreeBSD 3.2 Does anyone know of any file locking issues using mailman with FreeBSD. ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors ----- ...
    Jeremy HillmanJeremy Hillman
    Feb 24, 2000 at 7:54 pm
    Feb 24, 2000 at 11:55 pm
  • Hi, Sometimes people use some kind of email forwarding systems/gateway which makes it impossible to see the original email address to which a message was posted. This becomes a problem if the user ...
    Ricardo KustnerRicardo Kustner
    Feb 23, 2000 at 7:28 am
    Feb 23, 2000 at 5:05 pm
  • hi all, at some point before, my list-news/news-list worked perfectly. But now it doesn't. The configuration is 'yes' for 'posts to mailinglist resent to the newsgroup' and 'newsgroup posts not sent ...
    A Iqbal SantyaswardanA Iqbal Santyaswardan
    Feb 17, 2000 at 11:41 am
    Feb 18, 2000 at 4:18 am
  • I would like to import a netscape mailfile into mailman so it can appear in the archive. The mailfile is in the typical mailbox format. Any idea how I can accomplish this without ruining the ...
    John WingenbachJohn Wingenbach
    Feb 16, 2000 at 4:24 pm
    Feb 16, 2000 at 5:29 pm
  • Hi everyone. When you set the maximum length of a message body in the general settings, would attached files count toward that? For example, if I have a 50K limit on the message body and someone ...
    Christopher KolarChristopher Kolar
    Feb 14, 2000 at 9:26 pm
    Feb 14, 2000 at 10:13 pm
  • In order to have internal lists and archives available to a certain class of users, I am now running mailman under apache-ssl. I thought for a while that everything was fine, until I realized that ...
    Marc MerlinMarc Merlin
    Feb 11, 2000 at 10:32 pm
    Feb 12, 2000 at 2:42 am
  • HI, I am sure this is a FAQ but could someone direct me to the answer? Is it possible to oparate mailman without subscriber-passwords? Some newbies react badly to someone sending them passwords every ...
    Oliver GassnerOliver Gassner
    Feb 10, 2000 at 11:08 am
    Feb 11, 2000 at 2:13 am
  • hi all, I created a list for public subscribtion, but only a few users can post to the list, the rest of subscribers can only receive postings. I do it by setting the 'Privacy Options': General ...
    GzbigeggGzbigegg
    Feb 9, 2000 at 6:14 am
    Feb 9, 2000 at 4:55 pm
  • Hello MailMan, i got this configuration: MailMan 1.1, ksi-linux-2.2.2-ac5, apache1.3.6, python 1.5.2 If i go to /mailman/admin/<list on IE5.5 i got --- Traceback (innermost last): File ...
    Gelfandbein BorisGelfandbein Boris
    Feb 7, 2000 at 3:10 pm
    Feb 9, 2000 at 12:35 am
  • Hello, does anyone know wheter it's possible to run Mailman and Majordomo lists beside each other? We have about twenty mail adminstrators on our server, and I want to give them some time to switch ...
    Gerrit HollGerrit Holl
    Feb 7, 2000 at 8:54 pm
    Feb 7, 2000 at 9:07 pm
  • Hello MailMan, another problem, after going to /mailman/admin/<list i got this error: ============== Traceback (innermost last): File "/home/mailman/scripts/driver", line 112, in run_main main() File ...
    Gelfandbein BorisGelfandbein Boris
    Feb 7, 2000 at 10:07 am
    Feb 7, 2000 at 2:20 pm
  • Hi ! I fired up everything (the inn news server and mailman) on the same machine, and I want to display news postings on the web. The mailman works ok for normal lists, so it's distributing them ...
    Feczak SzabolcsFeczak Szabolcs
    Feb 2, 2000 at 10:59 pm
    Feb 6, 2000 at 5:02 am
  • Looking at the public archives for the mailing list I've just created, it seems that there's a privacy problem. The archives display the email addresses of the senders in a spam-readable format, ...
    Rachel WillmerRachel Willmer
    Feb 5, 2000 at 1:37 am
    Feb 5, 2000 at 7:26 pm
  • Is there any means of unsubscribing groups of email addresses to a list
    Joel WilliamsJoel Williams
    Feb 2, 2000 at 5:35 pm
    Feb 2, 2000 at 7:51 pm
  • I would like to migrate my majordomo lists to mailmain in order to take advantage of some of the mailman features that majordomo does not have. My final mailman setup will look like this: NNTP <-- ...
    Scott RussellScott Russell
    Feb 2, 2000 at 4:52 pm
    Feb 2, 2000 at 5:44 pm
  • Does the newest version of mailman allow an administrator to setup a Reply-To field for all outgoing messages? This is important for lists that are used as one way lists where members never send and ...
    Roberto UllfigRoberto Ullfig
    Feb 1, 2000 at 5:27 pm
    Feb 2, 2000 at 5:10 pm
  • for mailman-1.1, the installation documentation suggests to create, for example, an 'Alias' path for the web server to the mailman public archives and a 'ScriptAlias' cgi-bin path to the private ...
    Todd PfaffTodd Pfaff
    Feb 21, 2000 at 6:40 pm
    Mar 13, 2000 at 4:07 am
  • I have two lists, one for announcements and the other for discussion. I have the announcements lists subscribed to the discussion list, so people only need to subscribe to one list. But messages sent ...
    Danny YeeDanny Yee
    Feb 29, 2000 at 1:40 pm
    Feb 29, 2000 at 6:39 pm
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