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  • As a newbie in the group, I'd like to be able to search the archives, but the URL provided in listed messages, http://www.mail-archive.com/mailman-users%40python.org/ ...
    McPherson, Dale L.McPherson, Dale L.
    Jun 2, 2003 at 12:22 pm
    Jun 6, 2003 at 12:57 pm
  • Hello, I created an announce-only list. To do this in 'Privacy section' I set the moderation on, the poster receives a rejection notice which explains that this is an announce-only list. In ...
    Jeroen ValckeJeroen Valcke
    Jun 16, 2003 at 8:31 am
    Aug 7, 2003 at 7:43 pm
  • Hi All, 1. Do I need root to install/build Mailman? 2. Is 2.1.2 the latest version? 3. what autoconf version do I need on the box? 4. Do I need a web server also? 5. If yes, is Apache Httpd Server ...
    Verma, Nitin (GECP, OTHER, 529706)Verma, Nitin (GECP, OTHER, 529706)
    Jun 13, 2003 at 9:47 am
    Jun 14, 2003 at 3:23 pm
  • hello, i still have in my mm_cfg.py: PUBLIC_EXTERNAL_ARCHIVER = 'lurker-index -l `lurker-list -c /etc/lurker/lurker.conf | grep -B2 "^%(listname)s$"| head -n1` -m' that doesn't work. how can i do ...
    Jonas MeurerJonas Meurer
    Jun 16, 2003 at 5:29 pm
    Jun 17, 2003 at 7:36 pm
  • I'm just getting started with Mailman (or any mailing list like this) and I have a few questions. Everything seems to be working fine except there are no footers in any messages coming from the list. ...
    CodyGCodyG
    Jun 7, 2003 at 4:59 pm
    Jun 11, 2003 at 2:03 am
  • Hi, I am a newbie and running Mailman 2.1.1 on FreeBSD 4.7 / VPSv2, which works with the old technique of running qrunner every minute from cron. The INSTALL instructions give some hints on how to ...
    Amardeo SarmaAmardeo Sarma
    Jun 25, 2003 at 4:10 am
    Jun 26, 2003 at 8:52 am
  • How can I export my memberlist in Mailman? Add photos to your e-mail with MSN 8. Get 2 months FREE*. http://join.msn.com/?page=features/featuredemail
    BenSalem NaturalsBenSalem Naturals
    Jun 29, 2003 at 3:40 pm
    Jul 4, 2003 at 9:57 am
  • Hi all-- Does anyone have experience converting Yahoo! Group archives to mailman archives? Many thanks. Tobias Brasier University Webmaster, University of South Carolina Manager, Internet Solutions ...
    Tobias BrasierTobias Brasier
    Jun 19, 2003 at 6:31 pm
    Jun 24, 2003 at 4:25 am
  • Hi all, (I sent through a message yesterday asking for help with archives not being updated for a week. I managed to get these updates happening - thanks. I am presuming it was a qrunner issue ...
    Tobias EigenTobias Eigen
    Jun 3, 2003 at 4:13 pm
    Jun 4, 2003 at 5:31 pm
  • I'm a long-time Mailman admin/user and a number of list admins on a server I administer have requested removal of the message body attachment in the immediate notifications. Apparently the vast ...
    Steve WerbySteve Werby
    Jun 6, 2003 at 3:36 pm
    Jun 26, 2003 at 11:13 am
  • hello i just installed mailman 2.0.9 on redhat 7.3, and i've run into a snag. i created a new list called "test", added the aliases for it to /etc/procmail/aliases, ran "postalias ...
    Jacob walcikJacob walcik
    Jun 24, 2003 at 7:59 pm
    Jun 25, 2003 at 4:28 pm
  • Installed Mailman, and everything so far looks OK. One thing that is bothering me, and I have seen this on lists that I subscribed to in the past that were using Mailman. Upon going to the list info ...
    Multimedia-FanMultimedia-Fan
    Jun 25, 2003 at 11:08 pm
    Jul 16, 2003 at 6:39 pm
  • Is there anyway of getting this program to work with qmail, or am I just spinning my wheels here, because it thats the case I will scrap the program Rod
    Webmaster - CyberTwinksWebmaster - CyberTwinks
    Jun 22, 2003 at 10:57 pm
    Jun 23, 2003 at 9:01 pm
  • Hey, Got my list up and running. I would like to enable multi-language support so that users can subscribe in their own language. I have some issues with this. - Is it possible to change the ...
    Jeroen ValckeJeroen Valcke
    Jun 18, 2003 at 8:02 am
    Jun 23, 2003 at 10:49 am
  • Hi Richard, Examining the error of my ways, I changed added the following to the mm_cfg.py file: SMTPHOST = 'media.(myhost).net SMTP_MAX_RCPTS = 10 I got the email when I created a new list, when I ...
    Webmaster - CyberTwinksWebmaster - CyberTwinks
    Jun 22, 2003 at 8:52 pm
    Jun 22, 2003 at 9:33 pm
  • Hi Last week I upgraded to 2.1 - after a few problem things seems to be almost working fine. However I notice that mails sent in regularly take over 20 minutes to be delivered. The logs directory ...
    Gardener, Ray AGardener, Ray A
    Jun 16, 2003 at 12:32 pm
    Jun 17, 2003 at 9:55 am
  • (Sorry if this is an FAQ, but without a search function in the archives, its hopeless to find anything except by hit and miss.) I've been running V2.0 of mailman for a while now very sucessfully with ...
    Dave LaneDave Lane
    Jun 2, 2003 at 6:44 pm
    Jun 6, 2003 at 5:54 pm
  • Dear all, We moved our mailman list over from yahoo to my server this week. No a painless move but it went OK. (This is some pretty good software!) My big issue is performance. Our list has 2300 ...
    Eric MillerEric Miller
    Jun 20, 2003 at 6:45 pm
    Jun 22, 2003 at 1:02 am
  • Hey everyone.. running MM 2.1 on FreeBSD 4.8 with Postfix/AMaViS/SpamAssassin I had a user ask me why an email she sent never got posted to a list she's a proper member of.. so I went to ...
    Glenn SiebGlenn Sieb
    Jun 17, 2003 at 3:14 pm
    Jun 17, 2003 at 10:12 pm
  • After fighting this thing for several days, I thought I'd better get some help. I've spent hours looking thru these archives and searching the net to no avail. The web interface works. Mailman sends ...
    Rodney RichisonRodney Richison
    Jun 11, 2003 at 7:58 am
    Jun 11, 2003 at 9:14 pm
  • Hi, It looks like a mailman 2.1.2 process has been running for days, using 99% of the cpu. I have restarted the mailman qrunner serveral times, but the python process jumps up immediately to 99%. Any ...
    Benjamin AshBenjamin Ash
    Jun 7, 2003 at 6:01 pm
    Jun 9, 2003 at 6:50 am
  • Hello, I don't understand why do I have access to archives when they are private but not when they are public ( I get a "Forbidden You don't have permission to access ..." error) I found that in ...
    Phf1Phf1
    Jun 6, 2003 at 9:10 am
    Jun 6, 2003 at 9:59 am
  • Richards, Thank you that is very interesting and well worth knowing. So, if one has an mbox file not created by mailman that they wish to create an archive file they must strip out all encoding ...
    Adam LipsonAdam Lipson
    Jun 4, 2003 at 1:10 pm
    Jun 4, 2003 at 3:43 pm
  • Hi! Mailman is great, mailman is good, all hail mailman :) I have to administer a mailing list for which a special requirement was requested: It will be a moderated list where only special people ...
    Gerfried FuchsGerfried Fuchs
    Jun 3, 2003 at 3:25 pm
    Jun 4, 2003 at 10:57 am
  • I have someone with a couple of slashes in their e-mail address trying to join a list. Apparently this is non-standard but "allowed" by some systems - with Mailman not being one of them. I found an ...
    Paul H ByerlyPaul H Byerly
    Jun 29, 2003 at 8:09 pm
    Jun 30, 2003 at 2:51 pm
  • Hi, what I want is to configure an existing list that way, that only the staff can post to it, but not the subscribed students themselves. Is this the way to do this: Add the staff by "Privacy ...
    Götz ReinickeGötz Reinicke
    Jun 25, 2003 at 12:57 pm
    Jun 26, 2003 at 2:46 am
  • I have several lists that in best practice I'd like to remain hierarchical. Example: staff.all (all staff) staff.pt (PT staff) staff.ft (FT staff) I would prefer to add full time staff members to the ...
    John LockardJohn Lockard
    Jun 18, 2003 at 6:58 pm
    Jun 25, 2003 at 5:28 pm
  • Hi Just installed the Mailman script on my server, I am getting a 404 when I go to the Mailing list page, I don't get any email when I create a new list, and I add to the aliases file, but it is not ...
    Webmaster - CyberTwinksWebmaster - CyberTwinks
    Jun 22, 2003 at 1:09 am
    Jun 22, 2003 at 5:29 pm
  • Hi, I upgraded to version 2.1.2 of mailman yesterday. In my old version (2.0.13) there was an var called list_url to change the start of all the urls which mailman sends in his emails. I can't find ...
    Tobias MüllerTobias Müller
    Jun 19, 2003 at 11:42 am
    Jun 19, 2003 at 1:44 pm
  • Hi, Some strace: -- Opening that db -- open("/opt/mailman-2.1.2/qfiles/out/1055856935.2792439+c164823523573087c71ed0088b9beb1dcc0c9698.db", O_RDONLY|O_LARGEFILE) = 9 fstat64(9, {st_mode=S_IFREG|0660, ...
    FoobarFoobar
    Jun 19, 2003 at 6:36 am
    Jun 19, 2003 at 10:45 am
  • Hi I am a bit of a Linux newbie, i have installed red hat 9 inc sendmail, apache and mailman. I got sendmail working easily and apache. Then i set up my first list and tried to email it, but all ...
    Peter RussellPeter Russell
    Jun 17, 2003 at 11:59 pm
    Jun 18, 2003 at 10:00 pm
  • Hi everyone, i installed mailman and its working fine, but only when i subscribe local. i added everything to my exim.conf and the mailman director is the first one. i run a mailinglist where people ...
    Kevin MoschallskiKevin Moschallski
    Jun 18, 2003 at 1:26 pm
    Jun 18, 2003 at 5:09 pm
  • Hello, I have installed mailman before on a different machine. I installed: FreeBSD 5.1-RELEASE #0 Apache 1.3.27 (source) Python 2.1.3 (from ports) Postfix 2.0.9,1 (from ports) I run, #./configure ...
    Tim LeggTim Legg
    Jun 16, 2003 at 7:10 pm
    Jun 17, 2003 at 3:27 am
  • I am just about ready to launch my newsletter. But I am anticipating that my address list will be around 500,000, will mailman be able to handle that many people?
    Rob EckersonRob Eckerson
    Jun 13, 2003 at 7:12 pm
    Jun 14, 2003 at 1:25 pm
  • Hi, I'm getting the infamous 403 Access Forbidden error trying to access my public archives. I've read the faq and the README files but can't find my error. I'm using mailman 2.1.2-1 from Debian ...
    Ronald van EngelenRonald van Engelen
    Jun 12, 2003 at 12:19 am
    Jun 12, 2003 at 3:12 pm
  • Hallo all I have a setup here where I give clients theire own mailing lists. I want to setup one list the way I want it for all and then "clone" that list so the others have exactly the same ...
    MozziMozzi
    Jun 9, 2003 at 9:59 am
    Jun 9, 2003 at 11:16 pm
  • Hi All... I'm new to using Mailman on my websites, so I have a lot of questions. I set the option for sending monthly password reminders, thinking "this sound like a good idea." Then the reminder ...
    CodyGCodyG
    Jun 1, 2003 at 1:51 pm
    Jun 5, 2003 at 12:54 pm
  • Just installed Mailman 2.1.2. Probably being thick but I have looked through all the admin pages and cant find where to set moderation policy. I.e. members can only post, posts moderated etc. When I ...
    Ben EdwardsBen Edwards
    Jun 4, 2003 at 11:57 pm
    Jun 5, 2003 at 1:19 am
  • I'm running Mailman-2.1.1. I have a message to one of my closed lists from a non-member that I want to approve. It's less than an hour old, and the confirmation request is sitting in my mailbox this ...
    Phil StracchinoPhil Stracchino
    Jun 27, 2003 at 3:08 am
    Jul 2, 2003 at 9:13 pm
  • I have a problem with the aliases.db file for a postfix install with the newest mailman on rehat 9. In the maillog of the box every time I send to it it says that permission denied. I have used the ...
    Ryan ShultzRyan Shultz
    Jun 27, 2003 at 7:57 pm
    Jul 2, 2003 at 8:51 am
  • After a lot of testing I am pretty sure this is a HotMail issue, but it seems to be keyed to something innocent in Mailman and maybe someone can give me a clue as to what and what to do about it ...
    Paul H ByerlyPaul H Byerly
    Jun 26, 2003 at 5:20 pm
    Jun 27, 2003 at 5:40 pm
  • Hi everyone, I am having a lot of problem with my mailing list I once had it working very well before getting hacked but a new install and change over to postfix seams to have broken it.. I am using ...
    DDM COMPUTERS - Danny MossDDM COMPUTERS - Danny Moss
    Jun 11, 2003 at 3:47 am
    Jun 26, 2003 at 11:05 pm
  • Hello all, I have had the unfortunate problem of the place that hosts my collocated server move data centers from one coast to the other. And it seems to have broke a few things. I am running FreeBSD ...
    JsmithJsmith
    Jun 26, 2003 at 3:00 pm
    Jun 26, 2003 at 4:48 pm
  • Hello, Had mailman working wonderfully here until three days ago, when a larger list (just over 2500 users) ceased functioning and I noticed the load average was through the roof (usually it's very ...
    Mark SymondsMark Symonds
    Jun 21, 2003 at 10:29 am
    Jun 26, 2003 at 1:46 am
  • Did Richard finally include his htdig (etc..) patches in 2.1.2? I haven't seen them at the SF download site. cheers - wash ...
    ODHIAMBO WashingtonODHIAMBO Washington
    Jun 24, 2003 at 10:31 am
    Jun 24, 2003 at 1:19 pm
  • Hi, My question is simple, but the answer not so, to me. I am the administrator of a server. I have many domain. I want to give someone the privilege to create a list, how can issue List creator's ...
    Stéphane ComtoisStéphane Comtois
    Jun 23, 2003 at 5:03 pm
    Jun 23, 2003 at 7:55 pm
  • Hello ALL, Since this question comes up every now and then, here is my contribution. Kindly add what you believe is needed, for the archives. Someone more experienced can comment/edit/update this ...
    ODHIAMBO WashingtonODHIAMBO Washington
    Jun 20, 2003 at 3:14 pm
    Jun 22, 2003 at 3:44 am
  • Im not sure what the cause is, but mailman deliveries have become really slow on my mailman server. For some reason, it may take a few hours for a mesage to be delivered through a mailman ...
    Gerhard den HollanderGerhard den Hollander
    Jun 19, 2003 at 8:55 am
    Jun 20, 2003 at 6:38 am
  • Finally i have resolved all previous issues. Mail is being sent, recieved etc etc (the /var/log/mailman/error was chomd to 644 i change to 664 and web interface started working) Now i turned on ...
    Peter RussellPeter Russell
    Jun 18, 2003 at 4:59 am
    Jun 18, 2003 at 10:23 pm
  • Hi, While we're on the subject of PRIVATE_EXTERNAL_ARCHIVER - has anyone successfully set it up to have two commands executed to generate two external archives at the same time? I want to continue ...
    Tobias EigenTobias Eigen
    Jun 17, 2003 at 4:34 pm
    Jun 17, 2003 at 7:37 pm
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