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  • I specifically mean downgrading. I have a hornets nest on my hands and I'm about to lose my lists back to egroups. This lack of reply to the list 'updated feature' has them HEATED. Perhaps I'm not ...
    Phil BarnettPhil Barnett
    Nov 14, 2000 at 5:43 am
    Nov 16, 2000 at 6:16 pm
  • I have created a Mailman list inadvertently. I thought it was simply an email feature that would allow me to bulk email to my subscribers. I don't want people to be able post messages or read ...
    Sly1065Sly1065
    Nov 28, 2000 at 11:57 pm
    Nov 29, 2000 at 11:11 pm
  • Hi. I'm using mailman on a lot of different machines with the Exim MTA in version 3.16 and everything worked fine with beta2. In the last weeks i tried a few times to upgrade to beta6 or rc1. But ...
    Andreas GietlAndreas Gietl
    Nov 3, 2000 at 2:07 pm
    Nov 10, 2000 at 8:28 pm
  • I'm the admin for a devel list on SourceForge. I have a member of my list that has different From and Reply-To addresses. He is subscribed with his Reply-To address. When I set ...
    Mike NoyesMike Noyes
    Nov 4, 2000 at 5:35 pm
    Nov 9, 2000 at 5:37 pm
  • [I am not Ccing mailman-developers as this is not encouraged, but if someone on both lists thinks it should be forwarded there, please feel free] As some of you may know, sourceforge.net's mailing ...
    Marc MERLINMarc MERLIN
    Nov 3, 2000 at 7:35 pm
    Nov 9, 2000 at 4:51 pm
  • How do you make the archives searchable? Also, I notice that in looking at the online archives, some message threads are grouped together, while some are not. Why is this? Sometimes they have the ...
    Bob Puff@NLEBob Puff@NLE
    Nov 2, 2000 at 5:45 am
    Nov 30, 2000 at 1:39 pm
  • If you want to make a convincing argument with numbers, clear out your database, make plain text the default INSTEAD of having HTML the default, load 'em up and send us that results table. I bet your ...
    Tom NeffTom Neff
    Nov 9, 2000 at 1:56 am
    Nov 10, 2000 at 7:31 am
  • Greetings Programs! I'm trying to install mailman and have seen the README.LINUX file about having restricted hard links. How exactly do I turn that off? I'm running mandrake 7. <EOL Tib
    TibTib
    Nov 8, 2000 at 1:20 am
    Nov 9, 2000 at 7:02 pm
  • I'm please to announce the 2.0 final release of Mailman, the GNU Mailing List Manager. Mailman is released under the GNU General Public License (GPL). Mailman is software to help manage electronic ...
    Barry A. WarsawBarry A. Warsaw
    Nov 22, 2000 at 5:33 pm
    Nov 26, 2000 at 10:45 pm
  • Hi, I just ran into a rather large problem with mailman and am hoping someone can give me a clue as to why it happened and how to prevent it in the future. I setup a newsgroup to mailing list gateway ...
    Shane WegnerShane Wegner
    Nov 20, 2000 at 9:25 pm
    Nov 21, 2000 at 11:51 pm
  • Ok, after a lot of messing around this evening, I found the source of the problem of why my mailman archives stopped working. The problems started exactly when I added DEMIME! First, here's my ALIAS ...
    Bob Puff@NLEBob Puff@NLE
    Nov 11, 2000 at 4:15 am
    Nov 15, 2000 at 12:31 am
  • Subject says pretty much all. I have an archived list, but I don't want to save all messages from the list. I may see the hard way: delete ~mailman/archives/private/list/Date/message and the bit in ...
    Maurizio CodognoMaurizio Codogno
    Nov 27, 2000 at 4:23 pm
    Nov 29, 2000 at 10:25 am
  • I am cross posting this answer to mailman-users my problem was due to the way mailman is installed in Debian/GNU Linux I have solved the problem I corrected in the file /etc/mailman/mm_cfg.py in this ...
    Andrea MennucciAndrea Mennucci
    Nov 14, 2000 at 2:46 pm
    Nov 16, 2000 at 7:47 pm
  • I'm having problems with Mailman 1.1, on Debian. Looking at the upgrade notes for 2.0b I see that the cron jobs have changed significantly, especially stuff to do with running the queue, so this ...
    James AylettJames Aylett
    Nov 8, 2000 at 11:17 am
    Nov 9, 2000 at 9:16 pm
  • Hello all, I'm new to Mailman and trying to switch over from Majordomo to Mailman. But I'm having some problems I cannot find in a FAQ or so. So any help is welcome. Let's explain what I did, and my ...
    Remco van den BergRemco van den Berg
    Nov 30, 2000 at 10:07 pm
    Dec 1, 2000 at 12:42 am
  • I just tried to unsubscribe from the list and I got this back: Is it just me, or does mailman try to do too many things with passwords? I have enough passwords to deal with, I don't need any more. I ...
    Mo DeJongMo DeJong
    Nov 17, 2000 at 1:32 am
    Nov 26, 2000 at 4:55 am
  • We're running Mailman on a Sun Sparc Station 5, with 256 megs of RAM and a 9.2 Gig hard drive. We've got about 80 lists, with the busiest one producing approx 30 messages a day. We have a lot of ...
    Sarah K. MillerSarah K. Miller
    Nov 16, 2000 at 11:58 pm
    Nov 17, 2000 at 10:56 pm
  • I am new to mailman . . . Mail works fine, however an html archive is not being created. ARCHIVE_TO_MBOX = 2 is set in Defaults.py Any ideas? Thanks --pete $ cat error Nov 02 12:46:00 2000 ...
    Pete collinsPete collins
    Nov 2, 2000 at 6:33 pm
    Nov 16, 2000 at 10:15 am
  • I thought people might find these numbers interesting. One of my servers sends out newsletters. Those newsletters are avilable both in HTML format and text format -- users can subscribe for whichever ...
    Chuq Von RospachChuq Von Rospach
    Nov 8, 2000 at 8:24 pm
    Nov 9, 2000 at 11:51 pm
  • Dear Support, I have installed mailman on Sun Solaris 2.6, could u help me on the following issues : - How do i attach HTML page in mailman ( i want to send it has a Header) - How many users and ...
    Ruthish KumarRuthish Kumar
    Nov 30, 2000 at 1:33 pm
    Nov 30, 2000 at 9:58 pm
  • I wrote the last person who asked a question about scanners on this forum, and he/she/it was able to tell me that it was some link somewhere off gateway.com; when I asked her/him/it to be a little ...
    Dan MickDan Mick
    Nov 27, 2000 at 7:38 pm
    Nov 29, 2000 at 9:37 pm
  • Is this list running open, or are people subscribing and then spamming? If the latter, is it looking as though someone has written a Mailman list sub/spam bot, and what can we do to combat this? ...
    Nigel MetheringhamNigel Metheringham
    Nov 29, 2000 at 2:07 pm
    Nov 29, 2000 at 7:17 pm
  • Hi, I migrated from one server to another and I got into a problem: on the old server, the lists were at : http://mail.ynternet.ch/cgi-bin/mailman/admin/ on the new server, the old lists don't appear ...
    Yann ForgetYann Forget
    Nov 22, 2000 at 6:56 pm
    Nov 29, 2000 at 8:44 am
  • Hi there I have just completed installing mailman including all the adjustments to apache and sendmail. I created a new list and in the email I got sent back the URL's where missing the /mailman/ ...
    Serge PlüssSerge Plüss
    Nov 28, 2000 at 2:10 pm
    Nov 29, 2000 at 12:12 am
  • I have this problem where people can't send messages to the mailing lists from the machine that is running mailman. I set the setgid bit and the right group and everything, but whenever some one ...
    Jacob BrownJacob Brown
    Nov 15, 2000 at 10:25 pm
    Nov 21, 2000 at 2:51 pm
  • I've asked before, but nobody has had a simple answer. Two things I'd like to be able to do: 1. Get a list of the email addresses subscribed to each list (for backup purposes). 2. Whats the ...
    Bill BradfordBill Bradford
    Nov 18, 2000 at 2:40 am
    Nov 19, 2000 at 5:37 am
  • I have a simple question about the header sent by Mailman: I would like to delete the header below or to move it to the end of the message: I have an account on Hostway.com. They limit a mail alias ...
    Edgar LeonEdgar Leon
    Nov 14, 2000 at 6:23 pm
    Nov 17, 2000 at 6:24 pm
  • After upgrading, some of my archives are now "corrupt" according to qrunner, and looks like additional messages are not being archived. This is the message from the error log that suggests archiving ...
    Greg ConnorGreg Connor
    Nov 12, 2000 at 5:55 am
    Nov 14, 2000 at 5:01 am
  • Hi there I seemed to fix my last problem by deleting 1 or 2 files from qfiles/ with suspect email addresses. (sounds odd I know, but it worked). I'm getting this currently: <logs/smtp Nov 02 00:18:11 ...
    Rob HunterRob Hunter
    Nov 10, 2000 at 6:04 pm
    Nov 11, 2000 at 12:46 am
  • Hi guys, I deleted some helpmsg from filesystem manually, then the mail list web management tools "Tend to pending administrative requests" doesn't work anymore. it report some error. why mailman ...
    Eric WangEric Wang
    Nov 8, 2000 at 7:45 pm
    Nov 9, 2000 at 7:14 pm
  • Hi, guys As I said before I have some problems to upgrade the mailman from beta2 to rc1, but after the upgarde, the mailman won't reply the welcome message for the confirmation of subscription mail ...
    Eric WangEric Wang
    Nov 1, 2000 at 7:57 pm
    Nov 2, 2000 at 11:09 am
  • Sorry for what is plainly a newbie question... I looked hard, honest :-) Does anyone have a crib sheet about converting a majordomo site to a mailman (2.0) site? If I receive Lots of Stuff, I'll ...
    Will PartainWill Partain
    Nov 28, 2000 at 5:26 pm
    Dec 6, 2000 at 7:19 am
  • I have a list on my server whose admin has neglected her duties for the past 14 months, and who now longer exists. The admin queue has some uncertain, but large, number of messages in it. I'd like to ...
    David ChampionDavid Champion
    Nov 29, 2000 at 10:55 pm
    Nov 29, 2000 at 11:52 pm
  • Hi, I'm asking a possible FAQ, and that is, is there anyone out there who has made a CGI to let users add mail lists themselves via a web page, or other non shell means? Obviously the add list page ...
    Siraj 'Sid' RakhadaSiraj 'Sid' Rakhada
    Nov 29, 2000 at 12:51 pm
    Nov 29, 2000 at 7:57 pm
  • Is there a way to customize the default copy in the uniform footers? Thanks. Dariel Mayer
    Dariel MayerDariel Mayer
    Nov 29, 2000 at 5:24 pm
    Nov 29, 2000 at 5:56 pm
  • unsubscribe gnome mailman-users
    Will Sarka,SmartPoint,303-402-1915,Will Sarka,SmartPoint,303-402-1915,
    Nov 9, 2000 at 7:49 pm
    Nov 28, 2000 at 9:15 pm
  • I run a small isp, and have recently installed mailman as the list manager here. A couple of users have already managed to change their passwords to something they didn't intend or forgot or ...
    Alan BatieAlan Batie
    Nov 27, 2000 at 7:31 pm
    Nov 27, 2000 at 9:55 pm
  • Is there any way to block attachments? Someone's computer got one of those *!& Microsoft viruses that sends itself to everyone in the address book, including one of our lists. Now everyone on the ...
    Gary WilsonGary Wilson
    Nov 25, 2000 at 5:52 pm
    Nov 25, 2000 at 6:59 pm
  • Hello All! I have installed and am running mailman version 2.0 on my 4.0 FreeBSD box. The address for the list server is http://mailman.cathat.net **Just want to say congrats to all who made this ...
    Johnny FuerstJohnny Fuerst
    Nov 23, 2000 at 8:15 am
    Nov 23, 2000 at 10:56 pm
  • I'm trying to coordinate an htaccess file with the user database of mailman to create a sort of user-priveleged web access area for my mailing list, but I can't find the database of addresses for the ...
    TibTib
    Nov 20, 2000 at 9:54 am
    Nov 20, 2000 at 5:27 pm
  • Greetings Programs! I've been futzing with Mailman and trying to get it to work for some time now on this secure kernel, and think I may have stumbled upon something. If it's not new, it's definitely ...
    TibTib
    Nov 13, 2000 at 11:43 am
    Nov 17, 2000 at 12:38 am
  • Thanks for the help......just one thing.... when i send a mail to mylist-request at mydomain.com the e-mails in the message dont show up with the domain they show up with the host name ..... i have ...
    JustinJustin
    Nov 14, 2000 at 3:20 am
    Nov 16, 2000 at 5:51 am
  • Hello, Can anyone explain what the error shown below means, and how to fix it? Thanks ----- Forwarded message from Cron Daemon <root at lists.msoe.edu ----- From: root@lists.msoe.edu (Cron Daemon) ...
    Jonathan C. DetertJonathan C. Detert
    Nov 13, 2000 at 2:32 pm
    Nov 15, 2000 at 11:51 pm
  • Okay, I basically know what to do for this however I'm having trouble finding mailman's support for it (if existant). I am sending out a large corporate email and would like to to be personalized. I ...
    Jason DiCioccioJason DiCioccio
    Nov 15, 2000 at 9:49 pm
    Nov 15, 2000 at 10:54 pm
  • Hello everyone, Can some one tell me on how to handle the attachments like MS-Word, Excel etc in archiving option. Currently any such doc attachment to the archived list, appears junk. As always, ...
    Ravi BhushanRavi Bhushan
    Nov 2, 2000 at 12:07 pm
    Nov 14, 2000 at 3:27 am
  • I upgraded Mailman from rc1 to rc2 over the weekend but evidently there were some problems. My web archives for all my lists are failing. Here's a traceback after running bin/arch <listname : --- ...
    Edmund LauEdmund Lau
    Nov 13, 2000 at 6:30 pm
    Nov 13, 2000 at 7:34 pm
  • The header and footer code is obviously not MIME-aware. Therefore, the header and footer get inserted outside the viewed part of the message body. It seems to me that, as a minimum, it would be ...
    George DinwiddieGeorge Dinwiddie
    Nov 8, 2000 at 7:38 pm
    Nov 9, 2000 at 10:11 pm
  • Two questions: I'm moving our current mailman installation from one (slow) server to another (fast) one. a) Any gotcha's I should be aware of? I'm guessing I can just tar the whole mailman directory ...
    Ashley M. KirchnerAshley M. Kirchner
    Nov 6, 2000 at 6:01 pm
    Nov 9, 2000 at 5:10 pm
  • I recently switched my site from majordomo to mailman. Everything has been going great, until today, when I noticed that in some cases, users cannot change their options through the web interface. ...
    Dan SimoesDan Simoes
    Nov 8, 2000 at 10:02 pm
    Nov 9, 2000 at 6:14 am
  • Agnan Ha se Ho :) Johnny Fuerst wrote:
    Eric RomangEric Romang
    Nov 7, 2000 at 2:21 pm
    Nov 7, 2000 at 2:21 pm
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