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  • I've just spent most of an entire evening trying to understand where Mailman (i.e., the scripts that build Mailman - configure & make - and Mailman itself) gets its identity from. I'm attempting to ...
    Eric-MailmanEric-Mailman
    Sep 25, 2001 at 1:48 am
    Sep 30, 2001 at 12:33 am
  • Hi I need to be able executing remove_members by other users ( like nobody ) Is it possible ? -------------------------- Canaan Surfing Ltd. Internet Service Providers Ben-Nes Michael - Manager Tel: ...
    Ben-Nes MichaelBen-Nes Michael
    Sep 30, 2001 at 5:01 pm
    Oct 4, 2001 at 4:40 pm
  • I am trying to use Mailman 2.0.6 to set up some email lists, but the general options page refers to a setting called Umbrella_list. I don't see any other references to an umbrella_list except where ...
    Jeffrey M. KentonJeffrey M. Kenton
    Sep 24, 2001 at 6:09 pm
    Sep 29, 2001 at 11:49 pm
  • Hi. I?m using Mailman with Redhat 7.0, with Qmail and Plesk as general administrating tool. I installed Mailman till the point of create test list. I can subscribe emails to that list, ok. I created ...
    José Ignacio FranqueiroJosé Ignacio Franqueiro
    Sep 5, 2001 at 1:55 am
    Sep 5, 2001 at 10:49 pm
  • For an annoucement list I would like subscribers not to be able to post. Is there any way to restrict posting on only one email or few address? Thanks. Peter ...
    Peter LeePeter Lee
    Sep 27, 2001 at 1:56 am
    Oct 1, 2001 at 4:51 pm
  • Hello. I'm not sure if this is the right place to look for help, but I hope so. I running Mailman in a FreeBSD box with sendmail as the MTA and I'm having a problem. The queued files are taking ...
    Bruno G. AlbuquerqueBruno G. Albuquerque
    Sep 24, 2001 at 7:23 pm
    Sep 25, 2001 at 4:57 pm
  • An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: http://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-users/attachments/20010925/0cb69fcd/attachment.html
    ListenerListener
    Sep 25, 2001 at 7:40 am
    Sep 25, 2001 at 1:49 pm
  • hi there! I'm still looking for a solution for the following strange error: any idear, why all posts from test-request at localhost to an external adress fail, while posts from external adresses or ...
    Michael SteindlMichael Steindl
    Sep 18, 2001 at 3:04 pm
    Sep 19, 2001 at 1:39 pm
  • My mailman install fails to use the /mailman/ alias when making calls to cgi scripts. For example: When I click on the mailman admin interface link, it directs me here: http://<mydomain.com ...
    S Slade GaunttS Slade Gauntt
    Sep 27, 2001 at 5:39 pm
    Sep 28, 2001 at 5:54 pm
  • When people try to send out post to my mailing list it is returned to the with the error,,,, This message was created automatically by mail delivery software (Exim). A message that you sent could not ...
    Snarg (BJ)Snarg (BJ)
    Sep 9, 2001 at 10:21 am
    Sep 24, 2001 at 12:38 am
  • I have a large mailing list of about 500. Concurrently there is a maintained MySQL database that includes a column with these email addresses. Would there be any possibility of getting mailman to ...
    Michael LampmanMichael Lampman
    Sep 19, 2001 at 6:51 pm
    Sep 20, 2001 at 9:34 am
  • Hi, I installed mailman and went through that GID problem, but managed to set it to run with the correct GID of 2. I'm on a Linux running slackware with the 2.4.5 kernal, default sendmail 8.11.4. The ...
    Mark De SilvaMark De Silva
    Sep 3, 2001 at 3:03 pm
    Sep 18, 2001 at 4:23 pm
  • Hi, Mailman looks like a great mailing list program. I am working with a friend who currently has a web site hosted by Prohosting.com. She runs a mailing list from it using EZMLM which is provided by ...
    Fern EngleFern Engle
    Sep 10, 2001 at 5:05 am
    Sep 11, 2001 at 4:49 pm
  • We've been using Mailman for a while now, (still actually running Version 1.1). We've started to hit some problems with high message volumes to individual list. We are seeing multiple python ...
    Chris GreerChris Greer
    Sep 29, 2001 at 10:00 pm
    Oct 1, 2001 at 5:20 pm
  • Hi everybody, I'm currently running mailman 1.1 and experiencing problems with mailman's recognition of member's posts. Mailman by default checks if the envelope sender is subscribed to the list, if ...
    Franz Georg KöhlerFranz Georg Köhler
    Sep 27, 2001 at 9:33 pm
    Sep 30, 2001 at 3:07 pm
  • I've just spent most of an entire evening trying to understand where Mailman (i.e., the scripts that build Mailman - configure & make - and Mailman itself) gets its identity from. I'm attempting to ...
    Eric PretoriousEric Pretorious
    Sep 24, 2001 at 11:36 pm
    Sep 28, 2001 at 8:08 am
  • One of my mailing lists has evidently decided to start sending a certain message out got my group over and over again. First time it did that I got about 86 copies of it. One guy said he got around ...
    SpookyplacesSpookyplaces
    Sep 26, 2001 at 6:14 pm
    Sep 27, 2001 at 2:10 pm
  • Hi there, Thanks for the great Mailman program. I intend to use it at as a announce list on a website. What I want is that people fill in their e-mail address in a box that is integrated in the site ...
    G.W. van MourikG.W. van Mourik
    Sep 17, 2001 at 2:27 pm
    Sep 17, 2001 at 4:46 pm
  • We've been receiving numerous reports over the past couple of weeks that Mailman has been apparently looping and sending multiple copies of the same message to list subscribers. We've found that we ...
    Brian FarkasBrian Farkas
    Sep 15, 2001 at 10:57 pm
    Sep 17, 2001 at 3:28 pm
  • i have set up mailman on my linux box and it also works fine as long as i subscribe adresses from our own domain. when i subscribe adresses from other domains i get an entry in my maillog that says ...
    Dominique LokzinskyDominique Lokzinsky
    Sep 13, 2001 at 8:13 am
    Sep 14, 2001 at 6:24 am
  • Allan, You must have misinterpreted my mail - I'm not using spamdetect.py to filter my mail. I do have some familiarity with using regexp's to filter mail based on sender, subject, body, or a ...
    AmandaAmanda
    Sep 11, 2001 at 3:56 pm
    Sep 11, 2001 at 7:11 pm
  • What exaclty is going on here [mailman at mill96 mailman]$ bin/newlist Enter the name of the list: jeff Enter the email of the person running the list: jeff_baldwin at unc.edu Initial jeff password: ...
    Jeff BaldwinJeff Baldwin
    Sep 5, 2001 at 5:24 pm
    Sep 6, 2001 at 6:12 pm
  • I know globalhosting has a newlist creation web interface. Does anyone else have one? Does anyone know of existing perl scripts/web forms that could be used elsewhere? I really would rather not ...
    Will NordmeyerWill Nordmeyer
    Sep 1, 2001 at 4:04 am
    Sep 1, 2001 at 8:06 pm
  • Hi, How can I set a new password (as site admin) for a list admin ? (In case the list admin can't remember his password..) or can the list admin get his admin password be mailed like as a member? ...
    Hans-Peter ZahnoHans-Peter Zahno
    Sep 18, 2001 at 9:21 am
    Oct 8, 2001 at 2:26 pm
  • Since downloading your service last night I have received at least a dozen letters from all over the nation with questions on how to best use your service. I am just a flunky at computer use, so most ...
    JT WhitlockJT Whitlock
    Sep 30, 2001 at 2:14 am
    Oct 1, 2001 at 7:18 pm
  • Hello folks. I was wondering how to customize the listinfo HTML page to include my site's custom headers and footers - similar to how Apple customized their listinfo page. I can customize a per-list ...
    Jim KutterJim Kutter
    Sep 28, 2001 at 6:24 pm
    Sep 28, 2001 at 8:34 pm
  • Attached is a error message that we just started getting...can you help us out. Thanks. <<list serv bug2.doc Vaughn Wilkes IT Engineer ProClarity Corporation vwilkes at proclarity.com An HTML ...
    Vaughn WilkesVaughn Wilkes
    Sep 26, 2001 at 3:19 pm
    Sep 28, 2001 at 7:55 am
  • Hi, It says in the feature list that it does virtual domains, but I couldn't find anything in the doc about doing it, any idea ? I've RTFM many time before posting. I have everything working fine for ...
    EduguayEduguay
    Sep 27, 2001 at 3:10 am
    Sep 27, 2001 at 3:15 pm
  • i wanted to know if there were a way to automatically add names to a mailing list via a web page. example, someone goes to a webpage and puts in their email address. that address is then added to the ...
    Greg JenkinsGreg Jenkins
    Sep 6, 2001 at 2:25 pm
    Sep 27, 2001 at 2:58 pm
  • I looked around and am just not sure the best way to do this upgrade. Can someone point me to some documentation that spells it out pretty clearly? Thanks Douglas M. Munoz / Network Consultant ...
    Douglas M. MunozDouglas M. Munoz
    Sep 26, 2001 at 11:15 pm
    Sep 27, 2001 at 2:41 pm
  • Hello, I recently installed mailman 2.0.6 on our OpenBsd 2.9 mail machine, running python 1.5.2. Our qrunner is taking an extraordinarily long time to get going. 450 second smtp cycles. The qrunner ...
    Lalo CastroLalo Castro
    Sep 26, 2001 at 11:02 pm
    Sep 27, 2001 at 1:49 pm
  • I was curious if there was a way to (in effect masq, or at least make a little less obvious) the fact that mail being sent to a user on a list was indeed being sent to a list. More specifically, ...
    Mark T. ValitesMark T. Valites
    Sep 25, 2001 at 8:00 pm
    Sep 25, 2001 at 9:25 pm
  • I am changing hosting services and am converting a couple of email lists from majordomo to mailman. I currently use the regexps listed below in the taboo headers/body section of the majordomo config ...
    57j57j
    Sep 21, 2001 at 1:01 am
    Sep 23, 2001 at 3:05 am
  • Hi, I am experiencing some problems with the mailman wrapper. Actually I believe it's a sendmail problem but I thought that maybe some of you had had similar problems and could therefore guide me. . ...
    Robert WalkerRobert Walker
    Sep 22, 2001 at 4:31 am
    Sep 22, 2001 at 6:16 pm
  • Hi pals i?ve just installed mailman v2.0.6, taking all the steps from the INSTALL file. i?m running an MTA with smrsh, for precaution, i?ve created the symbolic link under /etc/smrsh for the wrapper ...
    Gustavo SchroederGustavo Schroeder
    Sep 22, 2001 at 3:20 pm
    Sep 22, 2001 at 4:48 pm
  • Too many open files in system I get this error after sending out a email to are list. The size of the list is 149271. Does someone know what is happening to create this error Thanks Rick An HTML ...
    Rick BackerRick Backer
    Sep 20, 2001 at 4:13 pm
    Sep 22, 2001 at 12:42 am
  • Is there are any way to backup subscribed users and setting of a mail list? (into a way that I can restore it if something happens with my server) -- -=(( Rodolfo Pilas - rodolfo at linux.org.uy ))=- ...
    Rodolfo PilasRodolfo Pilas
    Sep 18, 2001 at 5:55 pm
    Sep 20, 2001 at 11:10 pm
  • Too many open files in system I get this error after sending out a email to are list. The size of the list is 149271. Does someone know what is happening to create this error I am running mailman ver ...
    Rick BackerRick Backer
    Sep 20, 2001 at 5:53 pm
    Sep 20, 2001 at 6:12 pm
  • Hi, I'm confused about the "Maximum number of messages your list gets in an hour"-Setting under the "Bounce options" (max_posts_between_bounces). Is this setting meant to limit the number of messages ...
    Matthias LeisiMatthias Leisi
    Sep 20, 2001 at 1:54 pm
    Sep 20, 2001 at 6:08 pm
  • I have a RH 7.1 box running mailman-2.0.6. It does most of the tasks assigned to it, with the exceptoin of two... 1 - It puts messages that need approval in the approval queue, but does not notify ...
    Mark T. ValitesMark T. Valites
    Sep 19, 2001 at 7:06 pm
    Sep 20, 2001 at 3:35 pm
  • Hello list, I'm new in mailman and python. Can someone help me on how to compile a .py to a .pyc? I made changes in the Defaults.py. Thanks. Joao
    Joao Borsoi SoaresJoao Borsoi Soares
    Sep 17, 2001 at 9:54 am
    Sep 17, 2001 at 3:21 pm
  • There have been problems with terrorism-related discussions on multiple mailing lists... (I do not consider it a problem when some people express compassion, but there is a problem when then others ...
    Norbert BollowNorbert Bollow
    Sep 15, 2001 at 9:21 am
    Sep 15, 2001 at 7:29 pm
  • Dear Mailman users: This seems like it should be an FAQ but I couldn't find the question answered anywhere. I'm running an archiving list using Mailman but some users post email with HTML tags in it, ...
    Josh RabinowitzJosh Rabinowitz
    Sep 13, 2001 at 4:55 pm
    Sep 13, 2001 at 5:17 pm
  • Hi, I guess this question has been asked a lot, but I've tried all the possible solutions I could find in the archive and none of them fixed my problem. Every time the wrapper gets invoked from ...
    [NIP] Bram[NIP] Bram
    Sep 12, 2001 at 11:39 pm
    Sep 13, 2001 at 4:20 pm
  • I have a slight problem with an installation/upgrade. The nutshell version is that the whole setup was packed up and moved from server A to server B, and upgraded from 1.1 to 2.0.6 in the process. ...
    Mike BarnesMike Barnes
    Sep 12, 2001 at 6:59 am
    Sep 12, 2001 at 10:27 am
  • I think if I get THIS fixed, I JUST MIGHT have mailman up & running. So PLEASE. if anyone can help. I would be soooo grateful. I'm on my Cobalt RAQ3. Sendmail V8.9.3. Mailman V2.0.6 mm_wrapper is a ...
    Will NordmeyerWill Nordmeyer
    Sep 9, 2001 at 4:37 pm
    Sep 11, 2001 at 6:20 pm
  • Hello, I have spend most of the day trying to get mailman to work on my Debian-Potato server. Everything seems go fine, and I can create a new list using newlist etc. but the cgi-bin directory is ...
    Martin SeebachMartin Seebach
    Sep 8, 2001 at 4:46 pm
    Sep 11, 2001 at 11:23 am
  • Hi there, please help with my configuration problem. I want to create a list where only a few select can post to it. This is no problem with Mailman but if a non-priviledged user posts to the list it ...
    Dat BuiDat Bui
    Sep 10, 2001 at 4:50 am
    Sep 10, 2001 at 1:49 pm
  • When mailman goes through the effort of "hiding" the sender, it strips out the Sender,Reply-To,From, etc. It DOESN'T, though, strip out the RECEIVED headers, allowing it to point right back at the ...
    Derek BallingDerek Balling
    Sep 8, 2001 at 2:45 pm
    Sep 10, 2001 at 1:37 pm
  • My lists are advertised, but they don't show up on the user listinfo page (http://listserver/mailman/listinfo) but do on the admin page (http://listserver/mailman/admin). I cannot for the life of me ...
    Shaun EricksonShaun Erickson
    Sep 7, 2001 at 6:22 pm
    Sep 7, 2001 at 6:30 pm
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