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  • I'm having trouble setting my list to read-only announcements. I found previous discussion about this in the March archives but I still have questions. 1. I've set the "Posting restricted to list ...
    Griff WigleyGriff Wigley
    May 25, 2000 at 4:15 pm
    Jun 2, 2000 at 3:30 pm
  • Hi, I've got a bunch of users who have requested some new functionality for our MailMan installation. They'd like to have a list, which has a rotating set of members, based on time. Basically, an ...
    Shane Y. GibsonShane Y. Gibson
    May 17, 2000 at 4:45 pm
    May 18, 2000 at 5:57 am
  • Hope folks find this useful. I've been evaluating list systems for the last, oh, god knows how long, looking to see how to bring my list systems up to date and replacing my existing (and heavily, ...
    Chuq Von RospachChuq Von Rospach
    May 17, 2000 at 6:32 am
    May 18, 2000 at 2:57 pm
  • Hello all, When you create a new list using newlist the /etc/aliases file is not automatically updated. I understand that this used to be done in previous versions, but that the alias file update is ...
    Krist van BesienKrist van Besien
    May 2, 2000 at 1:08 pm
    May 3, 2000 at 12:35 am
  • Hi! First off all, I want to congratulate all Mailman developers, they are doing a great job!! I'm trying to find something to replace my old majordomo, and Mailman seems like an excelent ...
    Pablo AlsinaPablo Alsina
    May 22, 2000 at 8:49 pm
    May 31, 2000 at 4:30 am
  • Hello to all, Recently we just changed over our servers and now we are having problems with mailman. We have installed Mailman-1.1 but we still get these bounced messages. I have included a copy of ...
    Michael RoseMichael Rose
    May 24, 2000 at 7:44 pm
    May 25, 2000 at 10:14 pm
  • I am completely new to Python and have the added distinction of being a listserver newbie as well. Please bear with me. I have been working with the INSTALL instructions for Mailman, NOT THE BETA, ...
    May 8, 2000 at 7:18 pm
    May 9, 2000 at 12:22 pm
  • I just installed mailman together with exim as MTA under Linux, configuring mm as described in www.exim.org/howto/mailman.html exim is running under uid=exim, gid=exim, mailman is configured with ...
    Christoph KrempeChristoph Krempe
    May 26, 2000 at 2:18 pm
    Jun 8, 2000 at 1:34 pm
  • Hello, I have started to use Mailman v1.1 with exim on Debian GNU/Linux 2.1. On an archived message from our Japanese mail messages must be converted into the Extended Unix Code (EUC) from the ...
    Akira TagataAkira Tagata
    May 30, 2000 at 8:07 am
    Jun 1, 2000 at 8:55 am
  • Currently, Tufts University is looking at switching from Listproc to something a little more stable and a lot easier to administrate. All the things I've seen in testing Mailman would tend to ...
    Anne CrossAnne Cross
    May 30, 2000 at 9:31 pm
    May 31, 2000 at 5:49 pm
  • I've installed mailman-2.0beta2 which appears to work. However when I try to use the output from newlist to may aliases, an email to the newly created list bombs. I did run newaliases. The output ...
    Philip GoismanPhilip Goisman
    May 17, 2000 at 3:03 pm
    May 18, 2000 at 7:46 pm
  • Hi, I was experimenting with the "remove From: ... bla bla from postings" option in Mailman 1.0 (for anonymous lists). It seems it doesn't strip the Received: headers properly: (w/pine:) Received: ...
    Tor HoughtonTor Houghton
    May 16, 2000 at 2:50 pm
    May 16, 2000 at 5:04 pm
  • Hey. I just got mailman compiled and running and when I send a message to the new mailiing list I get it bounce back with the error: ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors ----- ...
    Steve MertzSteve Mertz
    May 12, 2000 at 4:47 pm
    May 13, 2000 at 12:52 am
  • Hello, Some testing with 2.0beta3 revealed that the approved message are not being archived properly. Actually, the messages get into the list.mbox file but they are missing the "From " line and ...
    Mentor CanaMentor Cana
    May 31, 2000 at 4:33 pm
    Jun 1, 2000 at 3:03 am
  • The NEWS file in 2.0beta states that "Mailman no longer contains a bundled bulk-mailer" yet there is still the "Number of outgoing connections to open at once" option available. Does mailman still ...
    Todd C. MillerTodd C. Miller
    May 28, 2000 at 4:15 pm
    May 30, 2000 at 10:18 am
  • Just wondering if anyone is currently maintaining an RedHat / RPM distribution of Mailman... I just bought a copy of RedHat pro and it is still shipping with the 1.0 version of Mailman. Cheers,
    Mike CisarMike Cisar
    May 27, 2000 at 2:24 am
    May 28, 2000 at 5:45 am
  • My mailman site has 570+ lists, and support has gotten to be a huge headache for our system administration staff. We're trying to offload this to our general help-desk staff. These staff need ...
    David ChampionDavid Champion
    May 26, 2000 at 3:44 am
    May 26, 2000 at 2:26 pm
  • hi, i have an old list before i had cleaned it up,and alot of them have abuse,and postmaster emails in there from some people that had subscribed them,theres alot, is there a way to put a filter to ...
    May 25, 2000 at 12:17 am
    May 25, 2000 at 6:37 am
  • Hello, I've figured out how to customize the listinfo/listname HTML for individual lists. However, I wish to customize the generic listinfo frontpage, and have not been able to figure it out. I ...
    Shane Y. GibsonShane Y. Gibson
    May 10, 2000 at 9:59 pm
    May 12, 2000 at 5:19 pm
  • Hi, I was wondering if anyone can help me with a problem i am suffering with to do with mail man i have followed the said documentation and also checked for configuration on www.exim.org to do with ...
    Russell MeinRussell Mein
    May 9, 2000 at 1:47 pm
    May 11, 2000 at 11:54 pm
  • I want to add members to a list manually. Is there a way to do it in a single line with add_members? (without using a file as parameter, but a mail address) Omar
    Omar Armas AlemanOmar Armas Aleman
    May 9, 2000 at 11:13 pm
    May 10, 2000 at 10:23 pm
  • I am embarassed to have to ask this question, but have found no usable answer in the docs. I am installing Mailman, have already added the mailman user and group, but when I run the ./configure ...
    Brian P. CliffordBrian P. Clifford
    May 7, 2000 at 11:03 pm
    May 8, 2000 at 4:40 pm
  • hello, 400 mhz pentium 2 320 ram redhat linux 6.0,ive recently installed mailman,now i had a problem with the memory originally i had 64 ram so i added another 256 in there it would choke with only ...
    May 1, 2000 at 1:42 pm
    May 1, 2000 at 2:52 pm
  • Hello, I am upgrading from majordomo to mailman. Is there a way to move the old archives into the mailman format? Thanks.
    Bill HoffmanBill Hoffman
    May 31, 2000 at 9:02 pm
    Jun 1, 2000 at 6:44 pm
  • Hi wonderful MailMan people. This is slightly off topic but I don't have anywhere better to go. I am running sendmail as my MTA. Currently I have my mailman aliases in /etc/mail/mailman-aliases. This ...
    Chuck DChuck D
    May 29, 2000 at 12:40 am
    May 30, 2000 at 9:30 pm
  • I?m considering Mailman for a new server I?m building. Can I start off a mailist by importing a .CSV? Can I customize a defualt E-Mail ie. put the recipient ?s name at the beginning of the body? An ...
    Mike ThackerMike Thacker
    May 3, 2000 at 6:24 am
    May 30, 2000 at 12:28 pm
  • While I'm on the horn: at what version does listinfo become usable for large sites? It takes minutes to list all my lists. This has been reported before, and fixes were discussed, but I'm not sure ...
    David ChampionDavid Champion
    May 26, 2000 at 3:46 am
    May 26, 2000 at 7:20 pm
  • David, Thanks for your input. From your message it is hard to tell what you mean about the /etc/aliases. This is what the /etc/aliases look like: ## theclubs mailing list theclub: ...
    Aaryn OlssonAaryn Olsson
    May 24, 2000 at 8:47 pm
    May 25, 2000 at 2:42 pm
  • just from the latest snapshot to=<vu-request at atlas.bok.net , relay=local, delay=1, status=bounced (Command died with status 1: "/var/lib/mailman/mail/wrapper mailcmd vu". Command output: Traceback ...
    May 10, 2000 at 2:23 pm
    May 25, 2000 at 10:18 am
  • Hello all! I followed the instructions for mailman, set up "test" and then opened my web browser to find this error message: --------------------------------Snip----------------------------------- ...
    May 21, 2000 at 3:40 pm
    May 22, 2000 at 1:53 am
  • HI! Please, help me! I've just setted up Mailman 2.0b, but I think I made some mistakes, becouse if I type "http://www.mjag.sulinet.hu/mailman/listinfo/test" in the browser's line I get the attached ...
    Frigyes Peter KovacsFrigyes Peter Kovacs
    May 21, 2000 at 2:17 pm
    May 21, 2000 at 6:04 pm
  • Also, this is the error I get when approving messages.... "TypeError: unexpected keyword argument: newdata" Thanks for any help! later, Mentor
    Mentor CanaMentor Cana
    May 19, 2000 at 11:41 am
    May 19, 2000 at 5:39 pm
  • Hello all, Not really a Mailman issue, but there may be someone on this list who can help. When I run ./configure (mailman-2.0beta2), I get the following error: checking for gcc... gcc checking ...
    Will DennisWill Dennis
    May 19, 2000 at 2:50 am
    May 19, 2000 at 5:01 am
  • Anyone installed and using mailman successfuly under Apache with suExec running ? I get "directory writable by others /home/mailman/cgi-bin" error in the suexec_log and Internal server error in the ...
    May 14, 2000 at 8:41 pm
    May 15, 2000 at 2:19 pm
  • Hi all, My problem is more strange than Steve's. Mailman works several mounts till a day when stops and sendmail reports: ----- Original Message ----- From: "Mail Delivery Subsystem" <MAILER-DAEMON ...
    Petyo ByankovPetyo Byankov
    May 14, 2000 at 8:59 am
    May 15, 2000 at 8:09 am
  • Hi. I have the web page for mailman up, but I'm having a little trouble getting the mailing list to work. I can get the confirmation message, but when I try to reply to it, I am getting the following ...
    Alexander S CoventryAlexander S Coventry
    May 11, 2000 at 7:23 pm
    May 11, 2000 at 9:25 pm
  • I am setting up Mailman 1.1 and I am having some difficulty getting the subscription page to work with SSL. I believe I have Apache setup correctly, I can access the page through my SSL server, and ...
    Jeff Lessem+MailmanJeff Lessem+Mailman
    May 4, 2000 at 8:34 pm
    May 5, 2000 at 7:11 am
  • I want to switch mailman from one server to another. Is there an easy way to do so? Have I only to change names in mm_cfg.py or Defaults.py or have I to reinstall the whole thing? : Judge your ...
    Roland KrauseRoland Krause
    May 31, 2000 at 8:27 am
    May 31, 2000 at 5:35 pm
  • hi there, i have a little problem with my mailman installation. the file: /home/mailman/logs/smtp Apr 27 17:12:00 2000 (1851) All recipients refused: host not found I don't receive any mailinglist ...
    Wochele, MarkusWochele, Markus
    May 31, 2000 at 2:45 pm
    May 31, 2000 at 4:42 pm
  • Hi! I'm managing several lists now and are very happy with Mailman, but I'm having problems with listadmins who use IE5. They are all bounced back to the password promt screen after every submit, and ...
    Pablo AlsinaPablo Alsina
    May 30, 2000 at 5:11 pm
    May 31, 2000 at 4:03 am
  • I'm moving some existing Majordomo lists to Mailman. One list has an archive, another does not. Does anyone know of any tools that can be used to: 1) integrate a Majordomo archive into Mailman, 2) ...
    Lynn DanielsonLynn Danielson
    May 30, 2000 at 5:34 pm
    May 30, 2000 at 5:46 pm
  • Hi, I'm not subscribed to the list, so please cc: all messages to me at <korn at math.bme.hu . Thanks. My problem is that all my lists' archive index.html files only contain the text 'currently, ...
    KORN AndrasKORN Andras
    May 30, 2000 at 4:57 pm
    May 30, 2000 at 5:09 pm
  • I upgraded to Python 1.6a2 from 1.5.1 to use Mailman, and now I have a problem with an older program that calls time.mktime. It used to take a time tuple, but now I get an error that says it only ...
    David SmeadDavid Smead
    May 30, 2000 at 4:17 am
    May 30, 2000 at 5:00 am
  • I have just inherited a Mailman installation. When I successfully set up a new list, the email that is sent to me points me to a web page fot list configuration. Great, but that domain is that of the ...
    Christopher AdamsChristopher Adams
    May 26, 2000 at 6:29 pm
    May 28, 2000 at 5:16 am
  • Hi List I'm using Mailman V 1.1 and it is a fine programm. Now I have a little problem with the adress of the members in a list. If I send a message to the list, the members can only see the adress ...
    Markus Keller OrcaSoftMarkus Keller OrcaSoft
    May 27, 2000 at 10:52 am
    May 28, 2000 at 3:46 am
  • Hello I and other 200 odd members who are subscribed to the list facing the following problem with the web interface of mailman. Whenever a change is made and applied it asks for the password, and ...
    Nagarjuna G.Nagarjuna G.
    May 23, 2000 at 12:15 pm
    May 23, 2000 at 4:03 pm
  • Does anyone know how a user can unsubscribe via email without using their password? An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: ...
    Kirt GinnerKirt Ginner
    May 23, 2000 at 2:54 pm
    May 23, 2000 at 2:54 pm
  • Where are messages pending administrative approval stored? Thanks, Pete
    Pete HolsbergPete Holsberg
    May 23, 2000 at 12:25 am
    May 23, 2000 at 1:23 am
  • Hi, I am testing mailman out, and running into error with the mail wrapper. I get this error message after I try to send an email to example-request at server.com The original message was received at ...
    Nicholas MaroufNicholas Marouf
    May 22, 2000 at 11:49 pm
    May 23, 2000 at 12:22 am
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