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  • on the ay to the mail list. Since it's the first of the month, my sites sent out the monthly subscription notice. And I had a user complain about the site sending out the list password in cleartext ...
    Chuq Von RospachChuq Von Rospach
    Oct 2, 2000 at 5:18 am
    Oct 3, 2000 at 1:09 am
  • Hi Guys, Sorry to bring the subject up again, but what is the best currently recommended way to strip mime attachments from email before it is sent? I have a user who gets the KAK virus about once a ...
    Rick VanNormanRick VanNorman
    Oct 31, 2000 at 2:09 am
    Nov 3, 2000 at 3:11 pm
  • I'm a mailman newbie and hardly know where to begin. I've got a couple of lists running at www.alberg30.org in a virtual hosting environment where mailman is shared by all the domains hosted on the ...
    George DinwiddieGeorge Dinwiddie
    Oct 26, 2000 at 1:28 am
    Oct 31, 2000 at 3:31 am
  • Hi, I installed today mailman for the first time. I started right away with version 2.0RC1. The web frontend works, I can subscribe, administer and so on. Mailman sends mails out as a result of all ...
    Andreas GruenerAndreas Gruener
    Oct 26, 2000 at 4:26 pm
    Oct 30, 2000 at 3:00 am
  • Hello, I managed to get a couple days off (to go to the BSDCon, wooh) and of course everything broke while I was out of the office :) Mailman broke too, I'm afraid. One of our lists sent out a slew ...
    Harold PaulsonHarold Paulson
    Oct 23, 2000 at 10:51 pm
    Oct 31, 2000 at 8:06 pm
  • Hi all! I've installed mailman on a RH 6.2 machine. The POP3 server in that machine works perfectly, the messages I send to the mailing lists are logged in the logs/post file. But, no mail goes to ...
    Rodrigo MoyaRodrigo Moya
    Oct 26, 2000 at 1:53 pm
    Oct 27, 2000 at 10:20 pm
  • Is it possible eg for the list-owner to accept postings wihtout going through a browser? I own a large number of lists, and although I have set open posting I am still asked to verify that I accept ...
    TimTim
    Oct 25, 2000 at 10:37 pm
    Oct 27, 2000 at 9:42 pm
  • Hi, On one of my mailing lists I turned on the Archiving option. Since then, it was not possible to post any messages to that list. The messages did arrive later on, when I had turned the archiving ...
    SachaSacha
    Oct 17, 2000 at 3:36 am
    Oct 19, 2000 at 7:06 am
  • Does anyone have mailman and RH 7.0 working? In a fit of tech madness I upgraded my office box to 7.0. After which I tried to administer one of the lists I have running under mailman I get the, "Not ...
    Kirk R. WythersKirk R. Wythers
    Oct 3, 2000 at 3:01 pm
    Oct 11, 2000 at 12:20 am
  • Hello folks, Okay, we're really close now! I've put together Mailman 2.0 release candidate 1 and uploaded it to SourceForge. You can grab the tarball from the file release page at ...
    Barry A. WarsawBarry A. Warsaw
    Oct 24, 2000 at 3:21 am
    Nov 30, 2000 at 5:22 am
  • I am running mailman-2.0beta6 and have noticed the following bugs. Are they likely to be corrected in v2.0, supposedly coming out this week? (1) Although I have set (in fact it was the default ...
    TimTim
    Oct 25, 2000 at 10:42 pm
    Oct 26, 2000 at 3:21 pm
  • Hi, Is there a way to add list recipient's email address to the msg_footer? Specifically, I would like my footer to contain a URL with an email parameter. Please help. Thanks. -Boris
    Boris BoruchovichBoris Boruchovich
    Oct 14, 2000 at 12:50 pm
    Oct 20, 2000 at 6:41 am
  • Is there a way to have mailman disable mailing list passwords Disabling passwords? Thanks, -Ben www.chemlab.org
    Bennie LetoBennie Leto
    Oct 9, 2000 at 8:37 pm
    Oct 11, 2000 at 7:31 am
  • Hi all, Yeah, yeah, poke all the fun you want, I hit send accidentally. Anyway, I've got a problem with the web based admin interface. Is there anyway to add headers and footer text to outgoing ...
    SupportSupport
    Oct 5, 2000 at 2:28 am
    Oct 6, 2000 at 2:15 am
  • not from the web interface. if you gave them access to the mailman uid, or setup a script of your own, you could have them run the newlist command under an effective uid or similar. --scott
    Scott D. AllenScott D. Allen
    Oct 3, 2000 at 5:48 pm
    Oct 3, 2000 at 6:50 pm
  • Sorry if this has been discussed before. I just installed mailman 2.0b6 - very easy, worked pretty much "out of the box" -so this is probably a newbie question. One of my subscribers has a broken ...
    Yan SeinerYan Seiner
    Oct 6, 2000 at 9:38 am
    Oct 10, 2000 at 8:19 pm
  • Just installed 2.0rc1 and had a couple small problems with it. 1. When a new list is created the mail which gets sent out to the list administration appears to be missing a slash in the URL after ...
    Steve FoxSteve Fox
    Oct 24, 2000 at 5:39 pm
    Oct 31, 2000 at 5:40 am
  • Why do I keep getting this???? Traceback (innermost last): File "/home/mailman/cron/qrunner", line 271, in ? lock.lock(timeout=0.5) File "/home/mailman/Mailman/LockFile.py", line 219, in lock ...
    Rich HallRich Hall
    Oct 2, 2000 at 2:26 am
    Oct 6, 2000 at 9:17 pm
  • Has anyone written a script to automate the process of adding a list (e.g., append to /etc/aliases then "newaliases" as root)?
    Randal D. PinkettRandal D. Pinkett
    Oct 3, 2000 at 3:29 pm
    Oct 3, 2000 at 4:47 pm
  • Hi Anybody who knows what's wrong when sendmail says: "DSN:Data format error" while mailman is trying to deliver the mail to the list-members ? So long Rainer Strobel
    Rainer StrobelRainer Strobel
    Oct 30, 2000 at 11:46 am
    Nov 6, 2000 at 7:05 pm
  • Hi, I am trying to use Mailman, version 2.0, beta 6. This is installed on the server our web site is on. I am trying to set a list up to be un-moderated, however I can't. On the "Privacy Options" ...
    Ken BandyKen Bandy
    Oct 29, 2000 at 2:59 am
    Oct 30, 2000 at 2:14 am
  • Ok, I've got a problem with mailman that I can't figure out. I'm running Redhat 6.2 with Sendmail 8.11.1 and mailman 2.0 beta 6. I'm am able to create a new list, and I can access the web interface ...
    Dave KrovichDave Krovich
    Oct 12, 2000 at 5:33 pm
    Oct 13, 2000 at 8:48 pm
  • I run a couple of medium volume lists using mailman and have noticed that that the digestifier doesn't seem to strip out any mime headers or otherwise unreadable content from messages before ...
    Tim PotterTim Potter
    Oct 12, 2000 at 10:21 pm
    Oct 13, 2000 at 2:10 pm
  • I've installed b6 on a new mandrake 7.1 install, running postfix; python 1.5.2 is installed. I've installed and configured apache 1.3.12 as the web server on this machine, running as nobody.nobody. I ...
    Michael BrennenMichael Brennen
    Oct 10, 2000 at 6:38 am
    Oct 10, 2000 at 8:43 pm
  • Hi, I have been going through the faqs and have not found my problem. I am sorry if it is there and I did not see it. I am using Python-1.6 on Solaris 7 with sendmail 8.11.0 I do not get any errors ...
    Don SteinyDon Steiny
    Oct 9, 2000 at 8:10 pm
    Oct 10, 2000 at 1:16 am
  • Pipermail (?) does not decode mime characters in subject line. Is this a feature or is there somewhere config parameter to get pipermail to make mime correctly in subject? hypermail 2b29 can do it ...
    Seppo KallioSeppo Kallio
    Oct 5, 2000 at 5:32 pm
    Oct 6, 2000 at 12:46 pm
  • It's me again. I've managed to play with all the lists, to make them look in keeping with teh looknfeel of the rest of my site. One thing/section I can't find... even by doing things like greping for ...
    SilkSilk
    Oct 5, 2000 at 2:25 pm
    Oct 6, 2000 at 3:41 am
  • I am being told that monthly reminders will drive mailing list subscribers away. Is there hard evidence or well informed opinion on this? Does it depend upon the nature of the mailing list or other ...
    John A. MartinJohn A. Martin
    Oct 3, 2000 at 4:16 pm
    Oct 3, 2000 at 7:15 pm
  • ... How? I've asked the question a couple of times now and no-one has seemed to notice. I can't find anything in the web pages or the README.xxx's that'll tell me, but that could well be me being ...
    SilkSilk
    Oct 3, 2000 at 2:53 pm
    Oct 3, 2000 at 3:09 pm
  • I've installed Mailman on my Linux PC. I've compiled the source with the following options: ./configure --with-cgi-gid=mailman --with-mail-gid=mailman When i try to create a newlist ...
    NicolaNicola
    Oct 16, 2000 at 3:37 pm
    Dec 7, 2000 at 11:41 am
  • Howdy, Has anyone done any accounting on mailman list traffic? Emails sent, bytes xfered, that sort of thing? I didn't see any obvious way to pull it out of logs/, so I was wondering if someone else ...
    Harold PaulsonHarold Paulson
    Oct 3, 2000 at 10:31 pm
    Nov 16, 2000 at 3:14 am
  • I'm trying to set up 2.0rc1, and I can't seem to get it working. There seems to be a problem with permissions. I've run check_perms and it only bitches about the docs/ directory, which I created (for ...
    W. Reilly CooleyW. Reilly Cooley
    Oct 27, 2000 at 12:55 am
    Oct 27, 2000 at 5:48 pm
  • I just updated my server from 1.1 to 2 Orc.1 and everything went fine...I think. However if I click on <the list admin overview page the link points to /admin/ instead of /mailman/admin/. If I type ...
    Carl SweetlandCarl Sweetland
    Oct 26, 2000 at 2:20 am
    Oct 26, 2000 at 8:25 pm
  • I want to use an external archiving program (in this case MHonArc). I set the PUBLIC_EXTERNAL_ARCHIVER and PRIVATE_EXTERNAL_ARCHIVER to appropriate strings in mm_cfg.py, but that only sets the ...
    Alex AminoffAlex Aminoff
    Oct 20, 2000 at 1:33 am
    Oct 23, 2000 at 6:50 am
  • I can't figure this one out. I had everything working fine under 6.2. I upgraded my system to 7.0 and I get the following error message when I try to approve a pending email: If you would like to ...
    Stephanie MartinezStephanie Martinez
    Oct 19, 2000 at 3:54 pm
    Oct 20, 2000 at 3:28 pm
  • I have installed mailman-2.0beta6 on a test machine and followed all of the instructions quite closely. I have created a test list, with an administrative password of foo. When I attempt to log in to ...
    Philip PriestPhilip Priest
    Oct 11, 2000 at 10:01 pm
    Oct 13, 2000 at 4:56 pm
  • Oct 04 13:18:02 2000 (26586) qrunner begining Oct 04 13:18:03 2000 (26586) Could not acquire qrunner lock Oct 04 13:18:03 2000 (26586) qrunner ended Is this good or bad? What does it mean, and how ...
    Kevin of ThornburyKevin of Thornbury
    Oct 4, 2000 at 4:37 pm
    Oct 9, 2000 at 8:05 am
  • I have a ATI All in wonder pro running RedHat 7.0. I have a closed circuit video camera and I was looking for software to run the video camera. Record, play back, store in Mpeg2 or DVD. Etc. Does ...
    Harry WilliamsHarry Williams
    Oct 6, 2000 at 1:40 pm
    Oct 6, 2000 at 2:16 pm
  • How do I filter out spam email by domain, so I don't have reject each one from the web page. We would like to try to avoid doing this with sendmail. Thanks, -Andrea -- Life - the Ultimate Video ...
    Andrea KAndrea K
    Oct 5, 2000 at 6:28 pm
    Oct 5, 2000 at 8:25 pm
  • Doesn't this link run contrary to the "obscure_addresses" Option? Even if I have the obscure_addresses Option set to YES, the e-mail addresses of public archives can be still harvested by various ...
    Mentor CanaMentor Cana
    Oct 3, 2000 at 2:10 am
    Oct 5, 2000 at 8:21 pm
  • I've installed Mailman 2.0beta6 on a Solaris 7 system - Python 1.5.2 - GCC 2.95 - Sendmail 8.10.2 - Apache 1.3.12. I've created a "test" mailing list, and have attempted to subscribe myself to it. ...
    DgjsDgjs
    Oct 3, 2000 at 1:54 am
    Oct 3, 2000 at 9:10 am
  • Hello, I was wondering if anyone may know how to rsolve the following problem: When at the http address for a user to change their settings, I can't save changes I make, and I *do use the password ...
    Johnny FuerstJohnny Fuerst
    Oct 28, 2000 at 5:39 am
    Dec 15, 2000 at 3:51 am
  • Suppse I set up a list so that a list so that it requires email confirmation. A user sends mail to list-request. They get their conformation email and then they follow the instructions. Ok... all is ...
    Joshua GouldJoshua Gould
    Oct 31, 2000 at 2:29 pm
    Oct 31, 2000 at 7:52 pm
  • searched the web, searched the sourcecode and can't find out what this means or how to fix it. most systems can send mail fine to the lists but one sun system that needs to cannot, and everytime it ...
    Nate AmsdenNate Amsden
    Oct 30, 2000 at 9:49 pm
    Oct 30, 2000 at 10:41 pm
  • Is there an easy way to set things so that mailman offers one host name in web URLs, and another in e-mail addresses? It seems to use the same for both at the moment. -- Mark
    Mark CarrollMark Carroll
    Oct 30, 2000 at 6:23 pm
    Oct 30, 2000 at 9:36 pm
  • Can someone answer the following basic questions? (I couldn't find them in admin manual.) (Note: I am new to list management.) Can Mailman do "announcement" only emails? Can Mailman use an existing ...
    Donald PineDonald Pine
    Oct 30, 2000 at 6:41 pm
    Oct 30, 2000 at 6:50 pm
  • We are transitioning several lists from Egroups and other places to one centralized location using Mailman. Is there a way to add additional messages to the archives without having to send them to ...
    Sarah K. MillerSarah K. Miller
    Oct 28, 2000 at 7:46 pm
    Oct 29, 2000 at 10:22 pm
  • When turning a list's Archival option to No (off), can I just remove ~/archives/private/<list and <list.mbox from the drive? Also, will the text 'To see the collection of prior postings to the list, ...
    Ashley M. KirchnerAshley M. Kirchner
    Oct 5, 2000 at 12:34 am
    Oct 28, 2000 at 6:56 pm
  • I am attempting to get my new list up and functioning. Everything was set up as described in the INSTALL. Things seem to be headed in the right direction. The /var/log/maillog shows: Oct 27 17:11:52 ...
    Robert LeeRobert Lee
    Oct 28, 2000 at 12:20 am
    Oct 28, 2000 at 12:45 am
  • I've got one list that I run explicit Reply-To: headers on. I just upgraded from a lightly patched b6 to 2.0rc1, and the Reply-To: header is still not being sent to the list. Since this version is a ...
    Michael BrennenMichael Brennen
    Oct 26, 2000 at 4:46 am
    Oct 27, 2000 at 9:26 pm
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