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  • This the official announcement for Mailman 2.1 alpha 2. Because it's an alpha, this announcement is only going out to the mailman-* mailing lists. I'll make two warnings: you probably should still ...
    Barry A. WarsawBarry A. Warsaw
    Jul 13, 2001 at 8:15 pm
    Nov 14, 2001 at 1:38 pm
  • I want to get the passwords for the members to use in a .htacces file, how can this be done? Where are the passwords stored? -- J?rgen Ruud jorgenru at stud.ntnu.no
    Jørgen RuudJørgen Ruud
    Jul 4, 2001 at 12:52 pm
    Jul 10, 2001 at 3:02 am
  • Hi, Several of our lists suffered from Mailman's mail bombing and we turned the digest option off in hope it'll help. It did, for a while, until the same happened with a non-digest message being send ...
    Kaja P. ChristiansenKaja P. Christiansen
    Jul 30, 2001 at 5:09 pm
    Aug 10, 2001 at 3:44 pm
  • procmail isn't an option, because all messages from mailman pipe to our wreq ticketing system, which is a point and click program. today I had to point and click almost 100 times to get rid of all ...
    Matt JamisonMatt Jamison
    Jul 9, 2001 at 1:16 pm
    Jul 10, 2001 at 7:55 pm
  • Hello, Please help. We are transferring a mailing list and would like to be able to keep the users' mail delivery settings in place when we upload (mass subscribe) the addresses. Can someone provide ...
    Web DevWeb Dev
    Jul 24, 2001 at 6:11 pm
    Jul 25, 2001 at 8:00 pm
  • hi, This seems to be a much discussed topic by looking at the archives, but I seem to have some problem that I couldnt find reference too in the archive. I have configured mailman to use the external ...
    R.I.PienaarR.I.Pienaar
    Jul 11, 2001 at 8:02 am
    Jul 13, 2001 at 3:23 pm
  • Hello, (I am a newbie and) I have some questions about how Mailman works. Specifically, how it relates to other pieces of software. For example, how does Mailman relate to pieces of software like ...
    Charles Iliya KrempeauxCharles Iliya Krempeaux
    Jul 4, 2001 at 8:41 pm
    Jul 5, 2001 at 5:39 pm
  • Hi folks, I'm new to mailman so please bear with me. I've got Mailman installed and working successfully on my OpenBSD+Postfix machine. I'm also installing the TPE patches which do a few things: ...
    Joshua JoreJoshua Jore
    Jul 5, 2001 at 3:37 pm
    Jul 10, 2001 at 6:43 pm
  • I'm trying to unsubscribe about 1000 addresses from a list of about 12,000. This is on FreeBSD 4.3, a dual-proc PIII 500. Otherwise un-loaded. Command-line: ~/bin/remove_members -f /tmp/un-newsletter ...
    Charlie WattsCharlie Watts
    Jul 13, 2001 at 10:43 pm
    Jul 25, 2001 at 11:07 pm
  • I need some assistance if possible i get the following errors after reading your trouble shooting i still have no idea what im doing wrong. # ./configure& [1] 21167 [root mailman-2.0.6]# loading ...
    ErisEris
    Jul 11, 2001 at 3:54 am
    Feb 26, 2002 at 10:35 pm
  • hi, This seems to be a much discussed topic by looking at the archives, but I seem to have some problem that I couldnt find reference too in the archive. I have configured mailman to use the external ...
    R.I.PienaarR.I.Pienaar
    Jul 11, 2001 at 9:59 am
    Jul 30, 2001 at 1:22 am
  • Hello, My name is Isaac Dawson and I work for a security auditing company. When working on a client who uses your mailman program, I noticed any un-authenticated user can spill the environment ...
    Isaac dawsonIsaac dawson
    Jul 14, 2001 at 10:03 pm
    Jul 26, 2001 at 7:55 pm
  • I am this < close to giving up on qmail as a viable MTA for Mailman... No, that's not fully true... I'm not even 100% certain that the problem is qmail as opposed to mailman, or vice versa. Other ...
    AmandaAmanda
    Jul 10, 2001 at 11:21 pm
    Jul 13, 2001 at 6:29 pm
  • Here is my crontab, per your request: # At 5PM every day, mail reminders to admins as to pending requests 0 17 * * * /usr/local/bin/python -S /local5/mailman/cron/checkdbs # # Noon, mail digests for ...
    Forrest AldrichForrest Aldrich
    Jul 4, 2001 at 2:16 am
    Jul 9, 2001 at 7:37 am
  • Hi, has there ever been an update on the Michelle Hammel case.Thanks,Sue Henderson
    SueSue
    Jul 5, 2001 at 5:49 am
    Jul 25, 2001 at 8:25 pm
  • Hi, I'm an administrator on Hibsmail at hibs-online.net and we are using mailman to run the list. We have a problem in so far as we need to be able to ban attachments being sent with emails but don't ...
    Donald GrantDonald Grant
    Jul 4, 2001 at 10:50 pm
    Jul 25, 2001 at 7:58 pm
  • We're running 2.0.3 at Excite at Home and are using it for a ton of internal lists -- people are really enjoying the upgrade from majordomo. (Barry, feel free to grab our logo at ...
    Michael OlivierMichael Olivier
    Jul 18, 2001 at 5:55 pm
    Aug 18, 2001 at 7:25 am
  • My logs are being filled with: Jul 12 12:44:02 2001 usw-sf-list1 (17423) Delivery exception: __int__ Jul 12 12:44:02 2001 usw-sf-list1 (17423) Traceback (innermost last): File ...
    Marc MERLINMarc MERLIN
    Jul 12, 2001 at 7:45 pm
    Jul 13, 2001 at 8:27 pm
  • Hi all, If it's of any use to anyone here is a script that may make it easier to automate list deletion/creation. It is run from cron every 5 minutes during the day on one of our customer sites. It ...
    Fergus DonohueFergus Donohue
    Jul 10, 2001 at 8:35 am
    Jul 12, 2001 at 7:05 am
  • I wrote a simple script for Solaris to start mailmain under /etc/rc2.d/S99mailman Simply put: (snip) case "$1" in start) echo "Starting Mailman" /usr/local/mailman/bin/mailmanctl start ;; (snip) It ...
    J.D. BronsonJ.D. Bronson
    Jul 15, 2001 at 6:14 pm
    Jul 25, 2001 at 4:44 am
  • Hi everybody; As the subject says, I'm new to all of this. I've been running a Mac web server and need more power so I'm getting up to speed with Linux. Linux is running, I can send and receive email ...
    Rob BrandtRob Brandt
    Jul 15, 2001 at 3:02 am
    Jul 15, 2001 at 10:41 am
  • Please be kind enought to e-mail me plain english instructions as to use your program. Thank you. Alexa-Francesca An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: ...
    Alexa-Francesca KarlievAlexa-Francesca Karliev
    Jul 7, 2001 at 7:50 pm
    Jul 10, 2001 at 11:53 pm
  • Helo again, when I create a newlist, I'am not allowed to enter a "@". Are there no Mail-Domains allowed in "mailman" ??? I have dozens of list (in my LDAP-DB), who have the same local name and differ ...
    Oliver EggingerOliver Egginger
    Jul 7, 2001 at 6:08 pm
    Jul 9, 2001 at 8:07 pm
  • i wanted to know if mailman has a user interface to create new lists???? thanks in advance An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: ...
    Preeti MehtaPreeti Mehta
    Jul 27, 2001 at 10:02 am
    Aug 1, 2001 at 2:02 pm
  • We're migrating some lists form YahooGroups to Mailman. Does anyone know of a way to automatically "slurp" all the messages off Yahoo and plop them into Mailman? The only way I've found to do it and ...
    Sarah K. MillerSarah K. Miller
    Jul 31, 2001 at 8:08 pm
    Jul 31, 2001 at 10:18 pm
  • Hello i'm trying to use mailman 2.0.5 with postfix and avpcheck but it only works for the first user of the mailing list can anyone help me best wishes Thierry Wehr webmaster at soleos-pro.com
    WebmasterWebmaster
    Jul 20, 2001 at 3:17 pm
    Jul 30, 2001 at 8:19 pm
  • Hi all ! I created one mailing list ,its name a&b When i post to list (a&b at blabla.com),i got error msg : ---------- <a&b at blabla.com : Command died with status 127: ...
    LE Van DongLE Van Dong
    Jul 26, 2001 at 3:45 pm
    Jul 27, 2001 at 8:50 am
  • Failure to exec script. WANTED gid 99, GOT gid 48. (Reconfigure to take 48?) I've got this error on my new Mailman installation. On my system GID 99 =nobody and GID 48 = apache. I've looked through ...
    Rob BrandtRob Brandt
    Jul 26, 2001 at 4:06 am
    Jul 27, 2001 at 1:14 am
  • hello where is the setup/config who determines wether a list is public or not? thanks, therese :)
    Eli ThereseEli Therese
    Jul 26, 2001 at 1:20 am
    Jul 26, 2001 at 3:05 pm
  • what Delivery call I need to setup to send out external email address? I get it to send to local address with SMTPDirect....but bounce all the external address... I test qmail.. it work, it send ...
    Alex LauAlex Lau
    Jul 25, 2001 at 7:10 am
    Jul 25, 2001 at 8:30 pm
  • I installed this under solaris 8. It built fine and I created ONE test list (yes production list!)... I started as directed: /bin/mailmanctl start ..it worked very well....started all the queue ...
    J.D. BronsonJ.D. Bronson
    Jul 15, 2001 at 1:25 am
    Jul 25, 2001 at 4:31 am
  • Hi guys, I am trying to know if the regular expression can be used in "Addresses of members accepted for posting to this list without implicit approval requirement." or simpler, if enter this ...
    Eric WangEric Wang
    Jul 11, 2001 at 10:42 pm
    Jul 13, 2001 at 8:36 am
  • Hello, I have two problems: I am newbie in mailman anf my english is very bad (sorry). I'd installed python-1.5.2-13 and mailman 2.0.5. I have zmailer and apache 1.3.14. I'd installed mailman while I ...
    Rocio Alfonso PitaRocio Alfonso Pita
    Jul 10, 2001 at 1:08 pm
    Jul 10, 2001 at 4:57 pm
  • I know this is the dumbest question you've heard in a while but I completely lack any knowledge of this mailing list stuff, so please bear with me. I looked around in the archives but apparently I?m ...
    Matt MartinMatt Martin
    Jul 9, 2001 at 9:30 pm
    Jul 10, 2001 at 12:12 am
  • The keyword is logfiles. Check the mailman /log directory and check the MTA (mailer) logfiles which are placed depending on your mailer and OS. Most probably /var/log/maillog or something similar... ...
    Enriko GroenEnriko Groen
    Jul 3, 2001 at 7:49 am
    Jan 22, 2002 at 9:37 am
  • We had an ugly situation occur yesterday. Here's the summary: 1. 1+ Meg email sent to list with no size limit 2. An email user, who has a ccMail account that forwards his mail on to another account ...
    Rich RamosRich Ramos
    Jul 31, 2001 at 6:36 pm
    Aug 5, 2001 at 12:22 am
  • Hi. I'm getting my mailman running nicely now - thanks to all of your help. The primary purpose of having a list manager is to manage lists relating to my business, but I've had a request from my ...
    Rob BrandtRob Brandt
    Jul 27, 2001 at 12:34 am
    Jul 30, 2001 at 7:26 pm
  • Where can I find on your site for an example of the webpage interfaces for the list manager and the subscriber? A speedy reply will be appreciated. Thanks -- ken Ken Freed Publisher, Media Visions ...
    Ken FreedKen Freed
    Jul 6, 2001 at 8:14 pm
    Jul 26, 2001 at 4:43 am
  • Can one copy an email list, change the name and us the new name as the distribution. Or does one have to painstakely develop a new maillist. Hank A non-text attachment was scrubbed... Name: ...
    Hank SnowdenHank Snowden
    Jul 5, 2001 at 6:53 pm
    Jul 26, 2001 at 4:35 am
  • Hello I have installed mailman (2.0.5) on a debian unstable machine with postfix mta. Debian did not set it up mailman completely though. It did not add the aliases needed and it seems to be running ...
    Eli ThereseEli Therese
    Jul 22, 2001 at 3:19 am
    Jul 22, 2001 at 8:17 pm
  • Is there patch, or update to Mailman so that it has facility to limit the number of quoted lines from a replied message ? In another words, I;m asking whether there is a facility to limit the number ...
    Irwan HadiIrwan Hadi
    Jul 21, 2001 at 4:30 pm
    Jul 22, 2001 at 6:03 am
  • Can someone help me out by giving me an idea how I set Mailman up for virtual hosts!!! Do you simply add the ScriptAlias and Alias tags to each virtual host you want Mailman to work with, or is there ...
    John ParsonsJohn Parsons
    Jul 19, 2001 at 12:55 pm
    Jul 20, 2001 at 9:01 pm
  • Sorry if this has been covered before, I just subscribed to the Mailman list. I need advice on configuring either Mailman or Apache (on Mac OS X). I'm unable to use Mailman's form actions without ...
    J. Louis Hales-GarciaJ. Louis Hales-Garcia
    Jul 18, 2001 at 7:19 pm
    Jul 19, 2001 at 8:49 pm
  • Hi folks, I have one mailing list on my system that has a lot of users from a nearby university where they use a funky username+ at whatever.edu addressing scheme. Their mailer seems to randomly send ...
    Mailman Mailing List ManagerMailman Mailing List Manager
    Jul 16, 2001 at 2:25 pm
    Jul 16, 2001 at 10:29 pm
  • Hi there! Does any of you know if there's a file where are saved the addresses of the members of a list??... just like majordomo? -Tania. ...
    Tania RodriguezTania Rodriguez
    Jul 13, 2001 at 6:30 pm
    Jul 14, 2001 at 12:28 pm
  • I used the FreeBSD (4.3) port to install Mailman. The only major issue I ran into was recompiling the mail wrapper; I had to go into /usr/ports/mail/mailman/work/mailman-2.0.5/src/ and edit the ...
    Herbert F. WolversonHerbert F. Wolverson
    Jul 10, 2001 at 11:07 pm
    Jul 13, 2001 at 8:43 am
  • Ok I have download python 2.01 know how or where do i download Mailman.. I am trying to do this cause a site angelfairyfamily stated you need this in order to view the greeting cards... but I do not ...
    Msbugs516Msbugs516
    Jul 3, 2001 at 10:52 pm
    Jul 8, 2001 at 8:45 pm
  • I'm running Debian unstable, exim, mailman 2.0.5, and kernel 2.4.5. I followed the mailman install docs to the T, except, I used the exim howto use mailman lists before setting up a new list. I am ...
    Jeffrey A SchoolcraftJeffrey A Schoolcraft
    Jul 5, 2001 at 5:51 pm
    Jul 6, 2001 at 11:48 am
  • I'm trying to hack config.db and was wondering if anyone knew what DB format the file was.. ? Thanx, -schnippy
    Greg SchnippelGreg Schnippel
    Jul 30, 2001 at 3:30 pm
    Jul 31, 2001 at 9:57 pm
  • If you visit http://www.tertius.net.au/mainman/listinfo/ The para where it says: List administrators, you can visit the list admin overview page to find the management interface for your list. the ...
    Bek OberinBek Oberin
    Jul 21, 2001 at 6:40 am
    Jul 30, 2001 at 4:01 am
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