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  • Hi I have a set-up where the domain name is different to the mailing address name. Mailman seems to have set-up the mail addresses and the list admin URLs ok, but it gets the Archive URL wrong. It is ...
    Brian ReadBrian Read
    Oct 29, 2002 at 11:39 am
    Nov 7, 2002 at 7:25 am
  • Hello! Is it possible to create a private list where only one or two subscribers can post, and the others can only read? And if possible, than how? I've checked the list management web page, but I ...
    Odri KornelOdri Kornel
    Oct 15, 2002 at 10:23 pm
    Oct 18, 2002 at 6:36 am
  • I have been using mailman with python, postfix and apache for about 1.5 years. I am now getting these errors all the time: Oct 01 14:16:02 2002 (7749) Delivery exception: bad marshal data Oct 01 ...
    Ken CarsonKen Carson
    Oct 1, 2002 at 6:26 pm
    Oct 30, 2002 at 6:12 pm
  • I've talked to several other Mailman admins - Hotmail is dumping a lot of messages from us on the floor. I'm guessing here, but I think they've put in a filter that kills messages with a certain ...
    Jeff SimmonsJeff Simmons
    Oct 16, 2002 at 8:15 pm
    Oct 21, 2002 at 1:34 pm
  • How do I remove one message from the archives? It is a worm! thanks, -- Paul L. Schumacher Winona State University Computer Science Department
    Paul L. SchumacherPaul L. Schumacher
    Oct 13, 2002 at 11:40 pm
    Oct 14, 2002 at 1:16 pm
  • Hi. My qrunner log (in /var/log/mailman) is generating hundreds of lines like the following: Oct 07 10:33:04 2002 (6942) Could not acquire qrunner lock What is trying to lock qrunner? Why would it be ...
    Chris LawsonChris Lawson
    Oct 7, 2002 at 2:36 pm
    Oct 9, 2002 at 5:03 pm
  • I've set up a Mailman list server on a linux box running Qmail as it's mail server. In building mailman, I set the cgi group id to the same as what our webserver runs as, and the mail group id as the ...
    Christopher CalzonettiChristopher Calzonetti
    Oct 24, 2002 at 5:59 pm
    Oct 25, 2002 at 8:22 pm
  • On one mailman list I maintain, I get spams submitted to the list. Spammers find out about that list and I can't do much about that. However, when such a spam comes to me, it gets queued by mailman ...
    Erez ZadokErez Zadok
    Oct 19, 2002 at 12:50 pm
    Oct 26, 2002 at 8:52 pm
  • Hi, I run several mailing lists, all of which have posting restricted to members only, some of which require approval for subscriptions and one of which is moderated (requires posts to be approved). ...
    Mark GoodgeMark Goodge
    Oct 14, 2002 at 9:12 am
    Oct 15, 2002 at 5:32 pm
  • Here's the email result of a newlist command: Note it says "localhost.wingfoot.org" where it *should* say "lists.wingfoot.org" I have : DEFAULT_EMAIL_HOST = 'lists.wingfoot.org' In my mm_cfg.py .. ...
    Glenn SiebGlenn Sieb
    Oct 7, 2002 at 1:51 am
    Oct 8, 2002 at 12:46 pm
  • Is there a way to allow list administrators to customize the welcome message sent out to new subscribers, or does this have to be done on a site-wide basis? Thanks, Greg -- greg at gregwestin.com ...
    Greg WestinGreg Westin
    Oct 3, 2002 at 4:12 am
    Oct 8, 2002 at 2:56 am
  • Hello mailman users, I just upgraded to Mailman beta 4 and I am receiving this error when a mailman cron job runs. Has anyone seen this error and does anyone know how to fix it. Thank you for your ...
    Miller BrettMiller Brett
    Oct 29, 2002 at 2:39 pm
    Oct 30, 2002 at 4:37 pm
  • Hi, I'm running mailman 2.06 on a freebsd box. From time to time, posts to my lists start being delivered in duplicate, some times even triplicate, quadruplicate, and more. Checking the headers ...
    Sean pambiancoSean pambianco
    Oct 24, 2002 at 1:20 pm
    Oct 25, 2002 at 2:12 pm
  • I was using Majordomo, but I got scared off when I realized that anyone could bypass the list posting restrictions by posting to the correct alias. (The normal list alias processes, then redirects to ...
    Dan RichterDan Richter
    Oct 23, 2002 at 6:45 am
    Oct 23, 2002 at 5:32 pm
  • We have two machines running mailman, both setup identical. Both were running fine up untill a week ago (except for some reason one was marking valid emails as nomail but that's another question), ...
    Matt FilizziMatt Filizzi
    Oct 11, 2002 at 4:41 pm
    Oct 15, 2002 at 8:02 pm
  • No, No, NO! Please keep the To: be the recipient, or at least allow that as a configuration thing. It would fix another problem that I've had with .procmail scripts. Barry, PLEASE leave the option ...
    Bob Puff@NLEBob Puff@NLE
    Oct 29, 2002 at 10:02 pm
    Oct 30, 2002 at 10:09 am
  • Hi, Im running mailman-2.0.13, RH 7.2, Sendmail, apache1.3.26, UW-IMAP, python-1.5.2 I created a test list and tried subscribing via the web interface. I get an email requesting that I reply as ...
    SupportSupport
    Oct 25, 2002 at 7:44 pm
    Oct 26, 2002 at 10:45 pm
  • We need a sendmail replacement (for Solaris) that is fast. Someone had tried to get Qmail working with Mailman, but did not have success. What sendmail replacement are you using for your Unix ...
    NOW Website CoordinatorNOW Website Coordinator
    Oct 22, 2002 at 2:57 am
    Oct 22, 2002 at 5:36 pm
  • I'm the root of a server linux with a lot of users... I would like to have every user (also newusers) automatically added to the mailinglist.... how can I do this? ... thanX byez CioloWeb An HTML ...
    Ciolo_-^DusT^-_WebMasterCiolo_-^DusT^-_WebMaster
    Oct 19, 2002 at 10:57 am
    Oct 21, 2002 at 8:40 pm
  • [I'm not on mailman-users, please reply/CC to my email directly.] How do I create an identical duplicate of a list by another new name? I'm using mailman 2.0.13. It takes me time to create a new ...
    Erez ZadokErez Zadok
    Oct 18, 2002 at 12:01 am
    Oct 20, 2002 at 4:05 am
  • What is a good virus (worm) protection tool for mailman? I have a virus message in the archives now. How do I remove a single message from the archives? thanks much! -- Paul L. Schumacher Winona ...
    Paul L. SchumacherPaul L. Schumacher
    Oct 13, 2002 at 2:33 pm
    Oct 14, 2002 at 5:11 pm
  • Hi all, I do not know if this is the same as discussed now on the users list about "List Id". But all my users from all lists are complaining since i upgraded to B4/B4+ . The Short list description ...
    Danny TerweijDanny Terweij
    Oct 30, 2002 at 10:58 am
    Oct 30, 2002 at 5:24 pm
  • Hello, I've just installed mailman v2.0.13 on my site and have one question: My Sendmail is running with smtp authorization and all messages sending from mailman are not relayed, because auth ...
    Adrian WieczorekAdrian Wieczorek
    Oct 28, 2002 at 10:31 am
    Oct 29, 2002 at 11:24 am
  • I recently upgraded from mailman 2.0.12 to 2.1b3 and am quite pleased with the new qrunner setup (among other things). We have one particularly high volume list with very bursty postings (since the ...
    Andrew D. ClarkAndrew D. Clark
    Oct 17, 2002 at 6:17 pm
    Oct 25, 2002 at 10:43 pm
  • Hi, I am involved in an Open Source Expo and we would like to put a large version (ie about 10 x 20 inches) of the Mailman logo on the back of a booth. Where would I go to find a version in EPS ...
    Bob HortonBob Horton
    Oct 21, 2002 at 9:41 pm
    Oct 25, 2002 at 8:46 pm
  • I running a RH 7.3 distro, and am using Mailman with sendmail and apache. I can successfully send and receive e-mail both locally and remotely, and the web server works correctly as well. I've ...
    Emmett CulleyEmmett Culley
    Oct 24, 2002 at 5:59 am
    Oct 25, 2002 at 3:21 am
  • Hello, I just upgraded from mailman 2.0beta4 to 2.0.13 (python 2.2.1) and everything is going pretty smoothly, except certain kinds of bounces aren't being picked up by the bounce detector. I've ...
    Skye PoierSkye Poier
    Oct 16, 2002 at 12:50 am
    Oct 18, 2002 at 7:06 pm
  • Hi all, I have tried installing Mailman 2.1b3 on Mandrake 8.1 system. ./Configure went fine, however upon make install i received following error: Compiling /var/lib/mailman/Mailman/Utils.py ... ...
    Benas AdomaviciusBenas Adomavicius
    Oct 15, 2002 at 7:41 am
    Oct 16, 2002 at 2:11 pm
  • The web site warns away from using it, but I see responses on the mailing list that suggest people should use it in production if they want certain features. When is it going to come out of beta? ...
    NOW Website CoordinatorNOW Website Coordinator
    Oct 10, 2002 at 6:06 pm
    Oct 11, 2002 at 8:16 am
  • I have to say I really like this software--it was much easier to get installed and running than Majordomo was... I have a few questions, which I hope haven't already been answered (I've searched the ...
    Glenn SiebGlenn Sieb
    Oct 5, 2002 at 2:49 am
    Oct 6, 2002 at 2:23 am
  • Hiya, I run a discussion list using Mailman 2.1 for a small open-source project. Recently, there was a security vulnerability discussed on my list and shortly after it was brought to light, several ...
    Slap's Mailing List AccountSlap's Mailing List Account
    Oct 3, 2002 at 7:15 pm
    Oct 6, 2002 at 2:13 am
  • Hi! I'm trying to setup Mailman on Red Hat 7.3. Everythings seems to be OK until I run the newlist command. Shouldn't that command update the /etc/aliases file? Well, it doesn't... Any ideas? /Pontus
    Pontus FalkPontus Falk
    Oct 2, 2002 at 12:33 am
    Oct 3, 2002 at 10:03 pm
  • Hi, I'm pretty new to Mailman, but I was wondering how would I send a newsletter in HTML format. Other email blast applications usually have an option whether to send as HTML or as TXT format. Any ...
    Jonathan ChumJonathan Chum
    Oct 1, 2002 at 7:08 pm
    Oct 1, 2002 at 9:00 pm
  • Hey Guys I am a newbie doing this mailman install. So far I have installed everything fine, I am able to view almost everything over the web(leaving the archives). I created a new mailing list, and ...
    JsinghJsingh
    Oct 31, 2002 at 3:17 pm
    Nov 2, 2002 at 11:56 am
  • Hey Guys I am a newbie doing this mailman install. So far I have installed everything fine, I am able to view almost everything over the web(leaving the archives). I created a new mailing list, and ...
    JsinghJsingh
    Oct 31, 2002 at 4:22 pm
    Oct 31, 2002 at 9:07 pm
  • Hiya, I have installed mailman-2.0.13 for a friend in Debian Linux and it's giving me this error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/lib/mailman/cron/qrunner", line 276, in ? ...
    Odhiambo WashingtonOdhiambo Washington
    Oct 30, 2002 at 5:49 pm
    Oct 31, 2002 at 8:03 pm
  • I've released Mailman 2.1 beta 4; see below for a list of changes since version 2.1 beta 2. There have been tons of bug fixes, added support for Swedish, and some minor new features. Remember that ...
    Barry A. WarsawBarry A. Warsaw
    Oct 26, 2002 at 5:17 pm
    Oct 31, 2002 at 1:59 pm
  • Hi Everyone, I am running on mailman-2.0.6-1. I want to set up the Mail-News and News-Mail gateway for my list. I used my admin GUI and specify the following: The internet address of the machine your ...
    Wang, Mary YWang, Mary Y
    Oct 28, 2002 at 7:22 pm
    Oct 29, 2002 at 12:00 am
  • I've installed mailman 2.0.13 fresh and configure everything as correctly as I can tell. I have been running mailman on another system for a while so I am fairly familiar with it. When I create my ...
    Bill WaggonerBill Waggoner
    Oct 25, 2002 at 10:40 pm
    Oct 28, 2002 at 5:57 pm
  • Dear All I have already posted my problem in this list, since its critical for me, am posting it once again... I need your help to solve my problem. am running 14 lists on my server , for 24 hrs my ...
    GaneshhGaneshh
    Oct 25, 2002 at 12:35 pm
    Oct 25, 2002 at 2:49 pm
  • Hi, I got this error message Mailman CGI error!!! This entry is being stored in your syslog: Failure to exec script. WANTED gid 99, GOT gid -1. (Reconfigure to take -1?) but when I try to reconfigure ...
    Laurent ParenteauLaurent Parenteau
    Oct 25, 2002 at 1:51 am
    Oct 25, 2002 at 2:03 pm
  • ... send out a mail to everyone on my list, and have it automatically display thier unsubscribe/options link... the one that is unique to thier email address? *** Not everyone is touched by an ...
    Angel GabrielAngel Gabriel
    Oct 24, 2002 at 5:09 pm
    Oct 24, 2002 at 6:33 pm
  • Mailman was setup on the server by another admin and I know it works. I su to mailman and create a new list, add the changes to the aliases file, ran newaliases so it would take effect, change ...
    Jonathan ChumJonathan Chum
    Oct 21, 2002 at 2:49 pm
    Oct 24, 2002 at 6:08 pm
  • Hi all, After updating the mailman 2.0.9 to 2.1b3, I got the following problem: After four days, all list messages were delivered correctly. But now, no one message is delivered for list members (I ...
    Gleydson Mazioli da SilvaGleydson Mazioli da Silva
    Oct 11, 2002 at 1:02 pm
    Oct 21, 2002 at 9:48 pm
  • Heyos, I've recently reinstalled the server that was hosting the mailman mailing I was running (mailman 2.0.4). I put the different files and archives back into the fresh install of the server / ...
    TimduruTimduru
    Oct 6, 2002 at 7:51 pm
    Oct 21, 2002 at 5:51 pm
  • Hi, I'm using mailman 2.0.6. My list is configured so that only members can post to the list and all posts must be approved by the administrator. The other day an un-approved post was distributed to ...
    Sean pambiancoSean pambianco
    Oct 15, 2002 at 12:14 pm
    Oct 17, 2002 at 3:04 am
  • I recently upgraded to Mac OS X 10.2, and I think I have somehow introduced an archiving problem. I recompiled my copy of Mailman, and everything works, except that messages do not appear in the ...
    Drew McCormackDrew McCormack
    Oct 16, 2002 at 8:21 am
    Oct 16, 2002 at 6:07 pm
  • FOr some reason my 2.1 install stops running and has to be restarted every week or so. I this a common problem (prolly not since i cant find it in the archives) or does someone have keepalive-script ...
    J2J2
    Oct 15, 2002 at 4:48 pm
    Oct 16, 2002 at 5:13 am
  • I have started getting this error since last Friday in my mailman logs and can't figure out how to fix it: Oct 14 14:47:01 2002 (2656) Delivery exception: require_explicit_destination Oct 14 14:47:01 ...
    Doug CurtisDoug Curtis
    Oct 14, 2002 at 6:52 pm
    Oct 15, 2002 at 8:38 pm
  • Dear Mailman-users, Our Solaris server got hacked and I'm porting its function to an existing Suse Linux box. Listproc (known with no affection here as "The Impaler") won't compile so we have decided ...
    Michael JamesMichael James
    Oct 7, 2002 at 12:47 am
    Oct 14, 2002 at 5:20 am
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