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  • Hello, Just a question, I am running mailman on a redhat 6.1 box with sendmail. The distribution list which we post to has about 50,000 people on it and is getting killed with our weekly mailings. I ...
    Jerry ThomasJerry Thomas
    Apr 4, 2000 at 4:27 pm
    Apr 22, 2000 at 12:40 am
  • posted to a new list with around 1000 subscrubers and got the following in the logs/smtp log: Apr 27 15:40:30 2000 (28365) smtp for 1008 recips, completed in 122.794 seconds now the approval process ...
    Scott R. EveryScott R. Every
    Apr 28, 2000 at 3:16 am
    May 9, 2000 at 6:22 am
  • I realize that HTML email is evil, but I think this is one place where it would be REALLY useful. I'm subscribed to a couple of digested mailman lists, and I've tried both plain text and MIME ...
    Gregory LeblancGregory Leblanc
    Apr 25, 2000 at 6:31 pm
    Apr 25, 2000 at 8:58 pm
  • You also need to have "public archives" set in the Archival Options screen; did you do that? If that looks correct, replace "mhonarc" with a script that logs its execution and calls mhonarc, so you ...
    Dan MickDan Mick
    Apr 5, 2000 at 2:01 am
    Apr 6, 2000 at 2:36 am
  • They come with the Professional version of RedHat. I have an RPM here, but the file list is wrong because I'm too lazy to expand the loops in the install script. If anybody wants to give me a list of ...
    Gregory LeblancGregory Leblanc
    Apr 6, 2000 at 7:57 pm
    Apr 9, 2000 at 3:12 pm
  • Please help. I'm running mailman ver 1.1 on a redhat 6.1 box ( 450 PIII 512 Megs of ram ) and I keep getting the following error: The original message was received at Fri, 14 Apr 2000 09:31:53 -0400 ...
    Dan SouthwickDan Southwick
    Apr 14, 2000 at 2:36 pm
    Apr 25, 2000 at 6:14 pm
  • Which MTAs are people using with mailman for large lists ( 5000 subscribers)? I'm particularly interested in mailman 2.0b2 (or later :-) ), since that puts all recipients into a single SMTP ...
    Nigel MetheringhamNigel Metheringham
    Apr 19, 2000 at 3:42 pm
    Apr 20, 2000 at 9:29 am
  • Hi all, I am new to the list, and after checking the last few months of question, i have reached the conclusion that i need to use MHonArc as my archiver (because it handles MIME intelligently). I ...
    Steve EichblattSteve Eichblatt
    Apr 5, 2000 at 1:44 am
    Apr 5, 2000 at 3:38 pm
  • I've asked this question once or twice before, but no response yet. How do I manually convert a standard, previously existing, concatenated MBOX format archive into a mailman archive? Also, no ...
    Doug HughesDoug Hughes
    Apr 19, 2000 at 3:32 pm
    Aug 18, 2000 at 8:28 pm
  • I have one Mailman list running on a RH 6.1 machine. Works like a champ. This list on a RH 6.2 machine is giving me a few problems, though. No mail is being delivered, although it looks like the ...
    Paul StavridesPaul Stavrides
    Apr 19, 2000 at 3:05 pm
    Apr 19, 2000 at 4:02 pm
  • Hi! I've seen this question severally in tha archives but no answers on it (this could be my fault ;-) ). The question is: Is it possible with mailman, to specify the real name with the mail address ...
    Nemeth LorantNemeth Lorant
    Apr 11, 2000 at 12:31 pm
    Apr 17, 2000 at 6:52 am
  • A previous list server we've used had a capability of blocking attachments to list mail and I've searched in vain for a way to do that with mailman. Is it possible? If not, what would it take to add ...
    Michael SweeneyMichael Sweeney
    Apr 3, 2000 at 7:12 pm
    Apr 5, 2000 at 2:43 pm
  • Does anyone have, or know of a module for Exim's Mail transport arent. Debian Linux now defaults to install Exim instead of sendmail. If I have to I'll remove Exim, but it has so many dependicies it ...
    Wayne SittonWayne Sitton
    Apr 3, 2000 at 3:27 pm
    Apr 3, 2000 at 9:16 pm
  • Hello. I am about to make a decision on which way to go for a dedicated server, Cobalt, or a normal Intel PC dedicate server. I have a preference for the Cobalt servers. Has anyone installed Python, ...
    Apr 30, 2000 at 8:44 pm
    May 3, 2000 at 6:12 pm
  • Just to keep you informed I started testing mailman-2.0beta2 here. The three changes I made are attached. The first ist cosmetic: It removes the python and gnu logo from the mailman webpages. Putting ...
    Bernhard ReiterBernhard Reiter
    Apr 21, 2000 at 12:01 pm
    Apr 23, 2000 at 2:11 pm
  • Hi, One way to do it, is to change the domain information on the first page of the configuration near the bottom. This is the way I have mine setup. It might even be worthwhile to be able to set the ...
    Chris YeoChris Yeo
    Apr 18, 2000 at 8:27 pm
    Apr 19, 2000 at 8:14 am
  • Hey all- I just subscribed to the list today and I have a general question about Mailman that I hope you could advise me on. I am currently working in a NT/Novell/Linux(small scale) environment and ...
    Apr 11, 2000 at 7:40 pm
    Apr 12, 2000 at 3:15 pm
  • Dear Mailman users, I have recently taken over the administration of a network operating via Mailman (CrimNet). I would be grateful if anyone could advise me how to change the administrator options, ...
    Tessa Boyd-CaineTessa Boyd-Caine
    Apr 11, 2000 at 11:15 pm
    Apr 12, 2000 at 3:02 pm
  • I am new and trying to install. Please help. Under Redhat 6.1 and Apache Secure Web Server, I have installed the Mailman 1.1 rpm. It works insofar as a test list is created and a message sent to the ...
    Michael lampmanMichael lampman
    Apr 6, 2000 at 6:59 pm
    Apr 12, 2000 at 8:12 am
  • What is the cookie authentication error that always shows up on the top of the password page? Or should it not be showing up all the time?
    Jeff FiegelJeff Fiegel
    Apr 6, 2000 at 11:46 pm
    Apr 11, 2000 at 5:18 pm
  • Hi, I'm using mailman 1.1 and I'm trying to use the regex filtering for messages: I have 3 subdomains - larry,moe,curly .duke.edu and I want posts coming from there to be posted immediately and I'd ...
    Seth VidalSeth Vidal
    Apr 3, 2000 at 8:56 pm
    Apr 3, 2000 at 10:09 pm
  • I installed mailman-2.0beta2 in RH6.2, and created "test" list, I can see the web page of the list and added a few members, but when I send a mail to the list, I don't receive anything. This is what ...
    Omar Armas AlemanOmar Armas Aleman
    Apr 27, 2000 at 4:41 pm
    Apr 27, 2000 at 7:59 pm
  • I have installed mailman 1.1 everything went ok until i tried to access the web interface this gave me an internal server error. I looked at the error log file and it told me i had a premature end of ...
    Johnpaul RogersonJohnpaul Rogerson
    Apr 21, 2000 at 10:36 pm
    Apr 23, 2000 at 9:02 pm
  • There is a guy on one of my mailing lists, and everytime he posts it rejects it as if he were not on the list. And it sends a bounce, but instead of sending it to his email address, it sends it to a ...
    Paul TomblinPaul Tomblin
    Apr 18, 2000 at 9:10 pm
    Apr 19, 2000 at 12:40 am
  • Is it possible to create lists that to do not assign passwords to each list member? Thank You. -- Melissa G. Ng CAD Systems Engineering 512.602.4111
    Melissa G. NgMelissa G. Ng
    Apr 17, 2000 at 2:49 pm
    Apr 17, 2000 at 3:54 pm
  • Try the bottom of the "General options" admin screen. Host name this list prefers Base URL for Mailman web interface
    Dan MickDan Mick
    Apr 13, 2000 at 11:35 pm
    Apr 14, 2000 at 7:31 am
  • every time i send the reply to Mailman to subscribe my address i get the following error: Apr 13 14:23:45 mailer sendmail[20725]: OAA20723: to="|/home/mailman/mail/wra pper mailcmd test", ...
    Scott R. EveryScott R. Every
    Apr 13, 2000 at 6:28 pm
    Apr 13, 2000 at 9:06 pm
  • I cannot seem to find in any of the documentatin, a description of how to create a new list. I found the bin/newlist program, but that doesn't seem to modify anything for the mailserver so that mail ...
    Sam GendlerSam Gendler
    Apr 6, 2000 at 10:04 pm
    Apr 7, 2000 at 12:09 am
  • Is the address list on the implicit approval a regex or explicit addresses only. I've tryed various different regexes with no luck. Is this changed in 2.0beta1 I'm mostly looking to be able to ...
    Seth VidalSeth Vidal
    Apr 4, 2000 at 4:46 pm
    Apr 6, 2000 at 2:21 am
  • I've spent most of tonight trying to install Mailman. It seems I have it in right, until I try to run it. When I attempt to access /pipermail/ or /Pipermail/ (I set up aliases for each of them), I ...
    Apr 2, 2000 at 5:47 am
    Apr 4, 2000 at 3:24 am
  • I want to setup an announce list with mailman. This list must have a few addresses and I want that only a single e-mail be able to post, not even the list members should have permision to do it. Is ...
    Omar Armas AlemanOmar Armas Aleman
    Apr 27, 2000 at 7:31 pm
    Apr 28, 2000 at 4:28 pm
  • Despite having followed the instructions, despite having (mostly) working lists, they're completely broken now that I've upgraded to 2.0b2 (from 1.0r3). I'm getting: ----- The following addresses had ...
    Deirdre SaoirseDeirdre Saoirse
    Apr 26, 2000 at 4:37 pm
    Apr 26, 2000 at 5:08 pm
  • Hi, Still trying to get Mailman going on RH6.2 We still can't get mail through. When I run qrunner I get the following: Traceback (innermost last): File "/home/mailman/cron/qrunner", line 106, in ? ...
    Paul StavridesPaul Stavrides
    Apr 19, 2000 at 7:14 pm
    Apr 20, 2000 at 12:28 pm
  • I think about what problem in python. I reinstall all version mailman, and effect the same. So well problem with python or python libs? Maybe reinstall new version python? Ideas? ...
    Roman TerleevRoman Terleev
    Apr 20, 2000 at 5:40 am
    Apr 20, 2000 at 6:49 am
  • I am running Mailman 1.1 on BSD 2.2.6 I have read that the "unknown mail error 1" is due to a segmentation fault in the sendmail mailer (Mailman's wrapper). This occurred at a time when the machine ...
    Stuart ClarkStuart Clark
    Apr 19, 2000 at 3:30 am
    Apr 19, 2000 at 10:49 pm
  • The subject says it all. Can the listadmin decide NOT to use the Webinterface to administer the lists's basic features (like approval and rejection of messages)?
    Ralf HildebrandtRalf Hildebrandt
    Apr 17, 2000 at 6:29 am
    Apr 17, 2000 at 6:48 am
  • Hi, we're using Pipermail to archive our lists, and are searching them using htdig. Unfortunately, htdig has to index the html output by Pipermail, so its 'page summary' shows all sorts of ...
    Dan KegelDan Kegel
    Apr 16, 2000 at 5:50 am
    Apr 16, 2000 at 10:42 pm
  • how to disable "message is too large"
    Alex YuAlex Yu
    Apr 14, 2000 at 6:38 pm
    Apr 15, 2000 at 5:13 am
  • One of my list admin's has forgotten her password, and it appears that I cannot assign a new one unless I know the old one! If that's so, how do I reset her password? Thanks, Pete
    Pete HolsbergPete Holsberg
    Apr 12, 2000 at 5:07 pm
    Apr 12, 2000 at 5:44 pm
  • Hi, I am quite taken back in that I've installed V2.02b and I just can't get it to work. WEB:When I log into the WEB interface if I select any of the options it logs me out and prompts me for the log ...
    Maren S. LeizaolaMaren S. Leizaola
    Apr 10, 2000 at 6:28 pm
    Apr 10, 2000 at 6:52 pm
  • Heyas. Running the second-to-latest version of Mailman on FreeBSD/Postfix. ObIHaveReservationsAboutDeployingMailman: is there something wrong with locking mechanisms? i see a lot of errors when the ...
    Apr 10, 2000 at 5:31 pm
    Apr 10, 2000 at 5:56 pm
  • I am confused about the gzipping of the archives.... It doesnt appear that the txt.gz archive files are actually gzipped????
    Jeff FiegelJeff Fiegel
    Apr 3, 2000 at 12:51 am
    Apr 4, 2000 at 1:26 am
  • Hi! I was translating the customizable HTML pages for the webinterface of mailman into Dutch! And it looks very nice now, accept for some messages that come in place for certain tags (e.g. ...
    Paul van TilburgPaul van Tilburg
    Apr 30, 2000 at 3:22 pm
    Apr 30, 2000 at 4:24 pm
  • Hi, I have just set up Mailman for the first time. I have only one problem so far, archiving does not work for me and my list. The error log reports for each mail to the list: post(27372): File ...
    Patrik WallstromPatrik Wallstrom
    Apr 28, 2000 at 1:59 pm
    Apr 28, 2000 at 7:21 pm
  • I'm a recent convert to GNU Mailman and wondered if it is possible to add a member to a list via the unix commmand line. I have Mailman 1.1 on Solaris 7. I also am still wondering if its possible to ...
    Dave RobbinsDave Robbins
    Apr 27, 2000 at 6:49 pm
    Apr 28, 2000 at 7:09 am
  • I am Yooseong. Everything is okay until archives(http://my.domain/pipermail/list/) do not link to /home/mailman/archives/public. in httpd.conf file, Alias /pipermail/list/ /home/mailman/archives/ ...
    Yooseong YangYooseong Yang
    Apr 28, 2000 at 12:57 am
    Apr 28, 2000 at 3:07 am
  • Hello, My problem is quite simple: our mail server is behind a dial up connection, the mail is stocked on our ISP's mail server until we open a connection. The mail is then delivered to an IMAP ...
    Tony GrantTony Grant
    Apr 27, 2000 at 7:07 am
    Apr 27, 2000 at 8:19 am
  • I am Yooseong Yang and have some problems to install Mailman. My Apache configuration file (/etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf) contains ScriptAlias /mailman/ /home/mailman/cgi-bin/ Alias /pipermail/ ...
    Yooseong YangYooseong Yang
    Apr 26, 2000 at 7:28 am
    Apr 26, 2000 at 8:07 am
  • from http://<webaddress /mailman/listinfo/<listname under: subscribing to <listname You type your email address password, and password again, there are 2 problems. First: the radio buttons that are ...
    Erik S.E. WalumErik S.E. Walum
    Apr 25, 2000 at 8:24 pm
    Apr 26, 2000 at 4:54 am
  • Hi: I am using Mailman 1.0 on my formerly Linux RedHat 5.2 box. I just upgraded to 6.1 and the Mailman install is broken. I am trying to get a message out of it, but it was about the mail handler... ...
    Chris AbrahamChris Abraham
    Apr 24, 2000 at 5:01 am
    Apr 24, 2000 at 7:31 am
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