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  • I am new to Linux, Sendmail, and Mailman (uh-oh) I have installed: Mandrake Linux 8.1 running Apache Web Server sendmail-8.12.1-4mdk & mailman-2.0.6-1mdk I used http://www.list.org/install-start.html ...
    David PierronDavid Pierron
    Oct 25, 2001 at 8:41 am
    Oct 27, 2001 at 3:40 am
  • http://www.mysql.org/mailman/listinfo/ I have four lists running and. for each of them, in the Privacy Options page I have "Advertise this list when people ask what lists are on the machine?" set to ...
    Joshua S. FreemanJoshua S. Freeman
    Oct 31, 2001 at 4:31 pm
    Nov 2, 2001 at 11:50 pm
  • Thanks for the answers to my previous question, they were very much appreciated. I just have one more: Does Mailman provide a feature for searching archives? I know it can list and store archives, ...
    The BereanThe Berean
    Oct 3, 2001 at 1:52 pm
    Oct 26, 2001 at 12:07 pm
  • Hello: Lists set as "public" (i.e., archive_private = 0) aren't appearing in the listinfo page (though they do appear in the admin page). Is there a cure for this? -- Eric P. Los Gatos, CA
    Eric-MailmanEric-Mailman
    Oct 2, 2001 at 8:10 am
    Oct 4, 2001 at 3:28 pm
  • Hello again folks. You've all been tremendous help for me recently, but I have a another question. I am using mailman to manage a newsletter list (with some other lists - but that's the primary use), ...
    Jim KutterJim Kutter
    Oct 2, 2001 at 2:53 pm
    Oct 3, 2001 at 8:00 am
  • I operate a moderated (mailman) list. As the moderator/list owner,I wonder if it is possible to edit messages (for example, to correct spelling.) If so, how do I do that? Also, is it possible for a ...
    DjrosenDjrosen
    Oct 2, 2001 at 1:42 pm
    Nov 2, 2001 at 5:17 pm
  • Hi there: I am new here and I guess this questions has probably show before. My problem is that I need a unmoderated list, I changed this parameters: Must posts be approved by an administrator? ...
    Craver vounCraver voun
    Oct 9, 2001 at 12:22 pm
    Oct 15, 2001 at 5:34 pm
  • Thanks Jon and JC for your answers. Unfortunately, that is too long a process to put our customers through. I need something that people can just click a link, and send out an email, and they're ...
    Emery WangEmery Wang
    Oct 13, 2001 at 9:09 pm
    Oct 14, 2001 at 11:02 pm
  • Is there? Thanks, -- Regards, Balazs Lengyak PSINet Hungary -------------- PGP public key: http://bivanbi.elender.hu/gpg-pub.key Key fingerprint: CE32 0ADE BA22 12E2 2407 8376 FF78 1F26 B9C5 2009
    Balazs LengyakBalazs Lengyak
    Oct 9, 2001 at 1:49 pm
    Oct 12, 2001 at 3:42 pm
  • [People may have noticed that the exim.org lists are currently down - this is why] I have a Mailman 2.0.6 install running with a current exim. Nothing has been changed since the Mailman upgrade a few ...
    Nigel MetheringhamNigel Metheringham
    Oct 29, 2001 at 11:06 am
    Oct 30, 2001 at 9:41 am
  • I somehow had this problem and posted about it several months ago. Back then, a complete reinstallation of mailman fixed the problem. This time, the reinstallation hasn't fixed anything. What follows ...
    MoacirMoacir
    Oct 23, 2001 at 2:02 am
    Oct 26, 2001 at 11:02 pm
  • Is there a way that I can download a copy of all my members email addresses so I can transfer them to a different program on a different server? Thanks
    Jeremy Luebke - RockHosting.comJeremy Luebke - RockHosting.com
    Oct 19, 2001 at 8:17 pm
    Oct 19, 2001 at 11:11 pm
  • Still no luck with the problems below. I'm not sure what each of the functions listed in the cron output and the error logs do, but I began to think that my config.db's all got fubared somehow. I ...
    Mark T. ValitesMark T. Valites
    Oct 2, 2001 at 3:36 pm
    Oct 3, 2001 at 5:39 pm
  • Dear Mailman list: Since the Catholic Information Network (CIN) changed to the Mailman program yesterday, our moderators' list (which has 40 to 50 moderators) is flooded with blank emails. Each ...
    Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity (SOLT)Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity (SOLT)
    Oct 2, 2001 at 1:51 pm
    Oct 3, 2001 at 11:04 am
  • Check through archives, but didn't find anything like my problem. I'm experiencing long delays between actual delivery to mailman wrapper and the delivery to the mailboxes of the subscribed users. ...
    Edwin RingersmaEdwin Ringersma
    Oct 31, 2001 at 3:43 pm
    Nov 1, 2001 at 11:23 pm
  • I've just installed mailman onto a Linux server. The installation appears to have gone fine but i really am having trouble finding the web front end. Where abouts is the web front end based?? Sorry ...
    Jamie LamportJamie Lamport
    Oct 3, 2001 at 10:58 am
    Oct 31, 2001 at 8:38 pm
  • Hi all, Is there a new about the mailman internationalization ?(particularly i would be interested on a french version) Thanx. @+ -- DouRiX
    Do-Risika RAFIEFERANTSIARONJYDo-Risika RAFIEFERANTSIARONJY
    Oct 10, 2001 at 12:29 pm
    Oct 12, 2001 at 3:49 pm
  • I installed mailman few months ago on RH 7.0. Everything was working fine. I just upgraded to 7.1. NOw mailman is not working. All the directories and files are there .Any help? thanks ) (( -`--'-
    Sharif IslamSharif Islam
    Oct 10, 2001 at 3:13 am
    Oct 10, 2001 at 10:36 pm
  • Hi again folks. I seem to be having a major problem. A condition occurrs where Mailman does not respond to anything via e-mail. I.E.Mails to *-request addresses don't work, postings do not appear, ...
    Jim KutterJim Kutter
    Oct 3, 2001 at 4:47 pm
    Oct 4, 2001 at 4:32 pm
  • I'm sending this to the list cause my head is hurting from banging it at the same things over and over again. I'm just hoping someone can point me in a more productive direction.... preface: have ...
    Nigel KerstenNigel Kersten
    Oct 2, 2001 at 5:19 am
    Oct 3, 2001 at 1:31 am
  • Hello, from remote hosts everything works fine. I'am using mailman 2.0.6 (with Apache 1.3.20 and OpenSSL 0.9.6b in the back). List subsciption (and so on) works very well (remote and local), but when ...
    Oliver EggingerOliver Egginger
    Oct 1, 2001 at 1:21 pm
    Oct 2, 2001 at 9:15 pm
  • Anyone have any magic formulas for how to bill for mailing lists so that it's fair for the client and covers hardware and bandwidth costs? Is the file that has the list membership countable by line? ...
    Albert EverettAlbert Everett
    Oct 30, 2001 at 1:53 pm
    Oct 30, 2001 at 6:48 pm
  • Could it become possible for users authenticated with a cookie to post to the mailing list using some sort of Web-based interface, with a CGI script generating the actual mail? With this done, could ...
    Paul CrowleyPaul Crowley
    Oct 26, 2001 at 9:51 am
    Oct 26, 2001 at 10:46 pm
  • Hello there, Is there a way to mass-UNsubscribe users from the system? I handle at least 50 unsubscribe requests a week, and it's not fun to do it one at a time. Regards, Rav? Mark Singh ...
    Clean AirClean Air
    Oct 18, 2001 at 8:52 pm
    Oct 23, 2001 at 3:12 am
  • Hello, Just getting started with Mailman and I can't get the rmlist command to work, although it does seem to be there in the bin directory as promised. I'm in the bin directory and I type python -S ...
    Paul FlintPaul Flint
    Oct 18, 2001 at 9:57 am
    Oct 19, 2001 at 2:44 pm
  • Hello, I setup mailman 2.0.2 and had it running for a long while. Last night for no obvious reason, it started giving this error when trying to get into admin: "We're sorry, we hit a bug! Mailman ...
    Aaron NikulaAaron Nikula
    Oct 18, 2001 at 3:33 am
    Oct 19, 2001 at 3:23 am
  • Is there a way to ban a certain e-mail from subscribing to a list? An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: http://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-users/attachments/20011009/e63417dc/attachment.htm
    Timothy BrierTimothy Brier
    Oct 10, 2001 at 12:52 am
    Oct 11, 2001 at 10:46 pm
  • I'm still getting a "forbidden" accesing my archives - everything else is working just fine - any ideas (seems to be a permissions issue) -- Jay S. Curtis Camelid Listowner info/subscribe at ...
    CamelCamel
    Oct 10, 2001 at 12:27 pm
    Oct 11, 2001 at 6:16 pm
  • Hi I have installed Mailman from the Powertools CD, it installed OK, but I can find no documentation or man entry to tell me what to do next, has anyone installed it that way and if so what do I do ...
    Denis CroombsDenis Croombs
    Oct 5, 2001 at 4:14 pm
    Oct 8, 2001 at 2:00 pm
  • Hi, Is there a way through the web interface or other means (say as the mailman admin, or a user not root (linux)) that can list all the lists a given user is subscribed to? Cheers, Kiat ...
    Kiat HuangKiat Huang
    Oct 2, 2001 at 5:16 pm
    Oct 3, 2001 at 4:37 pm
  • I've seen comments on this list that Postfix mail server is preferable to Sendmail due to its improved speed and security. So, I'm thinking of changing my Red Hat server over to Postfix. Question: If ...
    Larry HansfordLarry Hansford
    Oct 2, 2001 at 6:56 pm
    Oct 3, 2001 at 3:22 am
  • I'm fairly new to Mailman, but am using V2.0.6 on a small network using Red Hat 7.1. It has been working really good except for one minor problem with PDF attachments. I want to be able to distribute ...
    Larry HansfordLarry Hansford
    Oct 2, 2001 at 5:13 pm
    Oct 3, 2001 at 1:08 am
  • Can we add email addresses to the database without having to confirm their address? Is there a way to export the addresses? Becca Wilson Spherexx.com, Technology Consultants 918.491.7500 USA ...
    BeccaBecca
    Oct 2, 2001 at 8:54 pm
    Oct 2, 2001 at 10:14 pm
  • Hi. I've had a long standing problem and now a new second problem with file permissions/group ownership. Maybe connected? 1) Long standing problem - when I create a new list, I have to manually ...
    Rob BrandtRob Brandt
    Oct 26, 2001 at 7:56 pm
    Oct 26, 2001 at 10:47 pm
  • OK, we have some people subscribed to a list (a list with some 5,000 people on it)... and they can't remember what email address they used to subscribe to the list so that they can unsubscribe ...
    Joshua S. FreemanJoshua S. Freeman
    Oct 19, 2001 at 3:00 pm
    Oct 21, 2001 at 7:10 pm
  • Hi, i try to setup a "Newsletter" for a customer. 1) Is it possible to change the Sender-Header from Sender: newsletter at domain to Sender: "Newsletter Service" <newsletter at domain so that in most ...
    Bart FrackiewiczBart Frackiewicz
    Oct 18, 2001 at 2:52 pm
    Oct 19, 2001 at 10:59 pm
  • Are you allowed to attach images to your emails that go out from the list? If not why? The Key Doesn't Open The Door, You Do. An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: ...
    Philip ArthurPhilip Arthur
    Oct 10, 2001 at 7:14 pm
    Oct 17, 2001 at 8:53 pm
  • Is there a limit how many names can be on a list. Does it slow down if a list gets too big. This only happens trying to get to the admin page. I can still get to the subscribe info. It opens at /info ...
    MiketMiket
    Oct 16, 2001 at 12:36 am
    Oct 17, 2001 at 5:10 pm
  • To whom it may concern, This has got to be a FAQ, but I can find absolutely no useful information about the subject: The scenario is that I have a number of sublists and wish to be able to contact ...
    Shane BeasleyShane Beasley
    Oct 15, 2001 at 9:35 pm
    Oct 17, 2001 at 1:29 pm
  • Ok, quick system info: Server is a Cobalt Raq3i running Linux (glibc). Python is version 2.0.1. Other info, the mailman home directory is '/usr/local/mailman'. Scriptalias and other apache config was ...
    Ralph ForsytheRalph Forsythe
    Oct 13, 2001 at 2:57 am
    Oct 13, 2001 at 4:43 pm
  • This isn't a big problem ... I need to change the default Hostname. The Configure options: --build --host --target didn't what is requested. Only set this value in Default.py had the desired effect. ...
    Oliver EggingerOliver Egginger
    Oct 11, 2001 at 5:15 pm
    Oct 12, 2001 at 11:59 am
  • OK. I'm at my company, working all day on our remote server at rackspace. With help from a couple people here, I get Mailman up and running... I'm able to send emails to the list and the emails get ...
    Joshua S. FreemanJoshua S. Freeman
    Oct 11, 2001 at 8:02 pm
    Oct 12, 2001 at 6:30 am
  • Thanks for reading this. I've just installed Mailman 2.0.6 on Redhat Linux 7.1, and need help. Messags I send to the "test" list are posted (I can see them in the archives), but not mailed to the ...
    Bill HorneBill Horne
    Oct 8, 2001 at 5:49 pm
    Oct 9, 2001 at 9:59 am
  • I'm trying to install on OS X (10.1) and am getting a complaint about python not existing... but... ./configure --prefix=/Users/mailman/Documents --exec- prefix=/Users/mailman/Documents/bin ...
    Giovanni 8Giovanni 8
    Oct 5, 2001 at 5:31 am
    Oct 5, 2001 at 7:40 pm
  • Hello: I've noticed that the pine MUA recognizes the set of commands that are encapsulated with this list's traffic (List-Help, List-Post, List-Unsubscribe, etc.). Is there a standard for these ...
    Eric-MailmanEric-Mailman
    Oct 3, 2001 at 9:50 pm
    Oct 4, 2001 at 4:12 pm
  • the web server i run doesn't support CGI scripts. i kind of like it that way, in general. from the mailman docs, and from the little bit of playing i've done, it looks as if from a users point of ...
    Paul FoxPaul Fox
    Oct 3, 2001 at 12:17 pm
    Oct 3, 2001 at 4:39 pm
  • G'Day, I'm currently compiling a list of prospective MLM software for the QUT Messaging Project (redesigning the Queensland University of Technologies email systems). We are running a mail system for ...
    AE SomervilleAE Somerville
    Oct 1, 2001 at 12:31 am
    Oct 1, 2001 at 9:08 pm
  • Hello, What can I do to get back my admin list password when I have forgotten it ? Thanks a lot Fran?ois -- Francois.Chenais at citb.bull.net BULL-CITB tel:(+33) 556 437 848 Home: francois at ...
    François ChenaisFrançois Chenais
    Oct 29, 2001 at 10:15 am
    Nov 1, 2001 at 4:30 pm
  • Why are users of Mailman running Mhonarc? Is this because the Mailman archives are not searchable? When you run Mhonarc you can use something like htDig or Gview (is it?) to search the archive ... ...
    David PierronDavid Pierron
    Oct 31, 2001 at 2:48 am
    Oct 31, 2001 at 6:08 pm
  • My list server suddenly developed an error message that is all consuming. I now have an error message that is 2gig in size. This is only since the 18th of October, 01. I had found the error upon ...
    MiketMiket
    Oct 30, 2001 at 8:29 pm
    Oct 31, 2001 at 12:02 am
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