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  • ...give me some feedback on my solution.
    Dan MickDan Mick
    Jan 18, 2001 at 10:01 pm
    Jan 23, 2001 at 8:21 pm
  • Ok guys, here's my second shot at this unsubscription script. This time I used sendmail, and made the message look like it came from the person, so they get the unsubscription confirmation message. ...
    Bob Puff@NLEBob Puff@NLE
    Jan 16, 2001 at 1:28 am
    Jan 16, 2001 at 3:11 pm
  • Version information mailman: 2.0 Sendmail: 8.11.1/8.11.1 Procmail: v3.13.1 webserver: Apache/1.3.12 I more than likely missed a simple step somewhere in the installation process however I am gettng ...
    Bill LarsonBill Larson
    Jan 9, 2001 at 9:36 pm
    Jan 9, 2001 at 11:43 pm
  • Thanks for this great piece of software, we are happy users of Mailman. If there is a wishlist for Mailman, I'd like to add two requests to it: Per-list subscribe confirm messages similar to the ...
    Gergely SorosGergely Soros
    Jan 10, 2001 at 10:56 pm
    Jan 11, 2001 at 10:02 pm
  • I was wondering if someone can help me with an issue I'm having with Postfix and Mailman. When I create a list and try to subscribe to it, I get this error from Postfix: Command died with status 2: ...
    Chris JonesChris Jones
    Jan 16, 2001 at 7:15 pm
    Jan 19, 2001 at 2:18 am
  • I've been bitten again. I normally run junkbuster so cookies are turned off. Can mailman check for this situation and alert that cookies are not functioning instead of just asking again for the ...
    Rick PasottoRick Pasotto
    Jan 14, 2001 at 5:37 pm
    Jan 20, 2001 at 1:33 am
  • Hello, Is there any way to configure a list to ALWAYS reject ANY non-member posting to a restricted list. I do not want them to be held for approval, just reject, full stop. Cheers, Evilio Jose del ...
    Evilio del RioEvilio del Rio
    Jan 17, 2001 at 6:11 pm
    Jan 18, 2001 at 11:39 am
  • Apologies if this is in the documentation somewhere - I have tried looking! Question: I'm the administrator for a number of lists and often receive a message from a list member alerting me to a ...
    Steve McDonaldSteve McDonald
    Jan 10, 2001 at 2:13 am
    Jan 12, 2001 at 10:26 pm
  • Sounds like an ownership problem. You have some things in mailman owned by root. Try this as root from the mailman root directory: cd /something/mailman chown -R mailman.mailman . then try running ...
    Jeffrey ThompsonJeffrey Thompson
    Jan 1, 2001 at 2:37 pm
    Jan 8, 2001 at 9:57 pm
  • I recently upgraded both Mailman (2.0b5 - 2.0) and Python (1.42 - 2.0) and just noticed that the HTML archives are being created differently. In the old system, the individual HTML archived messages ...
    Michael DunstonMichael Dunston
    Jan 16, 2001 at 9:42 am
    Feb 1, 2001 at 9:22 pm
  • i don't remember signing up and i would like to discontinue my membership An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: ...
    ABeth85ABeth85
    Jan 1, 2001 at 3:58 pm
    Jan 25, 2001 at 11:47 am
  • I have just set up a new list, and have a number of test messages in the archive that I would rather weren't there. Is there an easy way to do this - ie, selectively delete threads or messages? David.
    DavidDavid
    Jan 21, 2001 at 7:58 am
    Jan 22, 2001 at 8:01 pm
  • There was a discussion in December about the RFC ... mailing list headers, and the fact that the current Eudora shows them by default. The solution is trivial for (recent) Mac Eudora versions ...
    John W BaxterJohn W Baxter
    Jan 16, 2001 at 8:25 pm
    Jan 17, 2001 at 4:20 pm
  • Ok guys, here's my feeble attempt (that works!) to allow someone to unsubscribe by simply sending an email to a certain address. First, set up your aliases file with the additional entry: test-unsub: ...
    Bob Puff @ NLEBob Puff @ NLE
    Jan 12, 2001 at 3:04 am
    Jan 13, 2001 at 12:08 am
  • I got problem with mailman, that is everytime I access the site it always give [Sun Jan 7 10:43:05 2001] [error] [client 129.123.230.12] File does not exist: /home/mailman/html/mailman/admin/testing ...
    Irwan HadiIrwan Hadi
    Jan 7, 2001 at 3:55 am
    Jan 10, 2001 at 10:13 pm
  • hello people, please forgive me for asking quesions that i am sure have been repeated over and over. if there is a collection of faq somewhere that answer mine please direct me there. if not i would ...
    Menega SabidussiMenega Sabidussi
    Jan 24, 2001 at 3:21 pm
    Feb 11, 2001 at 1:58 pm
  • Is it possible to tell Mailman to send outgoing mail for a mailing list in several separate batches? My mailer (Exim) delivers a message for multiple recipients sequentially. Of course, this is more ...
    Florian WeimerFlorian Weimer
    Jan 31, 2001 at 1:45 pm
    Feb 4, 2001 at 11:03 pm
  • Hi, I'm evaluating mailing list software before upgrading an aging and distinctly unimpressive Majordomo system. Mailman looks like an ideal replacement for the existing service and will indeed be a ...
    Hubbard, MattHubbard, Matt
    Jan 11, 2001 at 2:33 pm
    Jan 11, 2001 at 5:02 pm
  • Our organization is considering using the Mailman software to administer its listserv(s) and while looking at your website, a few questions have raised. Could you please provide, as soon as possible, ...
    Lady TinorLady Tinor
    Jan 4, 2001 at 7:10 pm
    Jan 7, 2001 at 7:12 pm
  • Hi; How can I install Mailman if I can?t install GCC??? How can I install GCC when the instructions for installing it are written in Greek??? Look, I?m not brain-dead, but it appears that whoever ...
    Ben OceanBen Ocean
    Jan 4, 2001 at 3:20 pm
    Jan 7, 2001 at 7:01 pm
  • Hi, Mailman stopped working on our server. There is no error messages in any log files. We have a dozen mailing lists. Mailman does answer any post whatsoever any more. Web interface still works. ...
    Yann ForgetYann Forget
    Jan 6, 2001 at 2:06 am
    Jan 6, 2001 at 10:30 pm
  • I'm setting up a new Mailman server to replace an old one, and I'm running into the "Bug in Mailman 2.0..." message when I try to go to the initial admin page, or even the base listinfo.cgi page. It ...
    Demian HanksDemian Hanks
    Jan 4, 2001 at 10:22 am
    Jan 5, 2001 at 7:06 pm
  • We will be upgrading our Mailman installation shortly and I wish to notify all the list admins of this. Is there straightforward way of collecting all the mail addresses using a script? Regards Ray ...
    Ray GardenerRay Gardener
    Jan 29, 2001 at 3:23 pm
    Jan 30, 2001 at 9:24 am
  • Been wondering, installed succesfully mailing list but is there a way to forge the from address into diffrent than the real hostname? now when something is posted people see its coming from blaa at ...
    Len MerikantoLen Merikanto
    Jan 23, 2001 at 9:12 pm
    Jan 24, 2001 at 3:10 am
  • Hi There, I got a problem here, I have couple member post only mailists, but I found there are some member posted emails are put into pending also with the information "Non-members are not allowed to ...
    Eric WangEric Wang
    Jan 11, 2001 at 2:27 am
    Jan 11, 2001 at 7:06 pm
  • Let's see we have mail list ABC at list.foo.com people normally post message to ABC at foo.com, after mailman delivered the message to subscribers,mailman will organize the mail header become like ...
    Eric WangEric Wang
    Jan 11, 2001 at 2:25 am
    Jan 11, 2001 at 10:06 am
  • What is the procedure in Renaming a Mailing List in Mailman 2.0? Please email me directly . Thanks -- ############################### Webmaster webmaster at isu.edu Computing & Communications ...
    WebmasterWebmaster
    Jan 4, 2001 at 10:41 pm
    Jan 8, 2001 at 5:03 pm
  • What happens if I set "How big in Kb should a digest be before it gets sent out?" to 0 (zero)? One of my lists is a newsletter and I want the digest version of the list to behave the exact same way ...
    Thomas GramstadThomas Gramstad
    Jan 4, 2001 at 10:48 pm
    Jan 7, 2001 at 7:19 pm
  • Sure, this might well be the well-known, much-discussed, and not-much- we-can-do-about-it-right-now password reminder. I don't see any problem description. There's also no time period mentioned. I ...
    Dan MickDan Mick
    Jan 6, 2001 at 4:38 am
    Jan 6, 2001 at 10:32 pm
  • Hi..... Not found archives public....error in pipermail/list..... Is problem..... bye!!
    RootRoot
    Jan 3, 2001 at 2:31 pm
    Jan 4, 2001 at 8:32 am
  • On the listinfo HTML page, http://mydomain.com/mailman/listinfo/a-list says: A-List Subscribers The subscribers list is only available to the list administrator. Enter your admin address and password ...
    Jeffrey ThompsonJeffrey Thompson
    Jan 1, 2001 at 3:07 am
    Jan 1, 2001 at 9:50 am
  • Is this worth reworking for Mailman 2? Jack -----Original Message----- From: Jack Valko [mailto:jack at valko.org] Sent: 27 August, 2000 00:56 To: mailman-users at python.org Subject: using swish-e ...
    Jack ValkoJack Valko
    Jan 24, 2001 at 2:48 am
    Feb 16, 2001 at 11:37 pm
  • When unsubscribing an email through the web interface (by unselecting the 'subscr' box) , is there a way to tell Mailman _NOT_ to send out an unsubscribe message to said address? AMK4 -- W | ...
    Ashley M. KirchnerAshley M. Kirchner
    Jan 29, 2001 at 9:45 pm
    Feb 4, 2001 at 10:54 pm
  • I've just today started having problems with the web admin interface hanging on the initial load (ie when clicking from the bottom of the listinfo page, say.) The only thing I can explain this by is ...
    Dominic HargreavesDominic Hargreaves
    Jan 31, 2001 at 2:05 pm
    Jan 31, 2001 at 10:05 pm
  • dear all, i was truly happy to get to know of the existence of mailman (and its features) from our sysadmin, a few days ago; it is truly nice to read mailman has most of the features commercial & ...
    CJoeCJoe
    Jan 30, 2001 at 2:38 am
    Jan 30, 2001 at 4:43 pm
  • Hi! I am using Mailman, the GNU Mailing List Manager, version 2, and I cannot figure out if I can make my list read-only. Please tell me if it has this feature and if yes what I should do. Thank you ...
    Tavi - Hip-Hop.RoTavi - Hip-Hop.Ro
    Jan 8, 2001 at 5:45 pm
    Jan 28, 2001 at 12:09 pm
  • I'm having the strangest problem with the administration cookie and IE 5.5 on one particular Win2K machine on a newly-installed Mailman 1.2 setup. I've got two mailing lists, and neither of their ...
    Chris RylandChris Ryland
    Jan 27, 2001 at 6:09 pm
    Jan 28, 2001 at 7:06 am
  • Hi, Are there any known problems with attachments and digest. One of my users decided to get a daily digest, however, attachments are converted to plain text and included in the body of the digest. ...
    Sal BatlleSal Batlle
    Jan 27, 2001 at 12:33 pm
    Jan 27, 2001 at 7:15 pm
  • I'm wanting to add search capabilities to my lists, and have downloaded htdig. I'm not sure how to configure it to work with the mailing lists though. Can someone give me some guidance in the area? ...
    Mike TullerMike Tuller
    Jan 25, 2001 at 6:01 pm
    Jan 26, 2001 at 5:58 pm
  • Hi everyone. We are running 2.01 (upgraded from 1.0) under DEC True64 4.0F. Most of the lists are working just fine, but there has been some weirdness with a recently created batch. When we access ...
    Christopher KolarChristopher Kolar
    Jan 25, 2001 at 4:08 pm
    Jan 25, 2001 at 8:00 pm
  • re-install with existing lists == upgrade, yes. That's what I was trying to say.
    Dan MickDan Mick
    Jan 24, 2001 at 4:15 am
    Jan 24, 2001 at 10:01 pm
  • I've moved mailman to my new server by copying all contents of /home/mailman. I'm now getting a mailman cgi error stating that "The expected gid of the Mailman CGI wrapper did not match the gid as ...
    Matt ThoeneMatt Thoene
    Jan 24, 2001 at 12:56 am
    Jan 24, 2001 at 4:08 am
  • Is there any chance for the administrator, to define a list of email adresses to start with? This means, without the people having to subscribe. Thank you, Klaus Mueller
    Klaus MüllerKlaus Müller
    Jan 22, 2001 at 9:10 pm
    Jan 22, 2001 at 10:06 pm
  • Are there any guidelines for hardware/software configurations for using the Mailman program. For example, I am working with an organization which wants to run 5-20 lists with most lists running about ...
    Jim SavilleJim Saville
    Jan 18, 2001 at 5:12 pm
    Jan 19, 2001 at 4:54 am
  • Always wanted to have a mailing-list handler that could optionally use PGP :) * So that users subscribed could (optionally) send in their public PGP key, and have all emails delivered to them from ...
    Jorgen LundmanJorgen Lundman
    Jan 18, 2001 at 11:56 am
    Jan 18, 2001 at 9:04 pm
  • Are there any plans or is anyone working on making the mailman-users list searchable? For instance maybe an eGroups.com archive. Yes, I am aware that according to the listinfo page the archives of ...
    James SintzJames Sintz
    Jan 16, 2001 at 7:53 pm
    Jan 16, 2001 at 9:07 pm
  • I'm using python 2.0 and gcc 2.95.2. mailman 2.0.1 seemed to configure and install OK. The 'check' program indicated no problems. The SMTP portion seems to work OK. QUESTION: How does one set up the ...
    James D WilliamsJames D Williams
    Jan 13, 2001 at 6:49 pm
    Jan 16, 2001 at 6:21 pm
  • I'm getting the weirdest thing I've ever seen, somewhere in upgrading apache and mailman (knew I shouldn't have done both at once), my CGIs just stopped working right. If you go to ...
    Benjamin ReedBenjamin Reed
    Jan 14, 2001 at 5:49 pm
    Jan 14, 2001 at 6:46 pm
  • my host is using mailman 2.0 and I set up a list where all people should be able to post. But every posting is held for approval even if I checked in privacy options: Must posts be approved by an ...
    Marian HeddesheimerMarian Heddesheimer
    Jan 11, 2001 at 8:43 am
    Jan 11, 2001 at 5:32 pm
  • I'm having a reoccuring problem with locks hanging on some of the lists I administer. Does anyone know specifically what causes the locks/processes to hang so we can attempt to avoid doing whatever ...
    Sarah K. MillerSarah K. Miller
    Jan 11, 2001 at 12:41 am
    Jan 11, 2001 at 2:28 am
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