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  • I just transferred my m,ailing lists from Majordomo to Mailman 2.1.5, I had used Mailman under ans older version (two years ago) 1. The default is to reject messages sent in bcc. on which page and ...
    Yves BajardYves Bajard
    Jul 28, 2004 at 10:56 pm
    Aug 26, 2004 at 3:55 pm
  • This has been asked here before, but is there any way to modify the Subject of the invite message? "confirm aad5624d316c46234928426cb4a6c57c691d0e7c" is a DEAD WRINGER for spam, and is likely to be ...
    Toby ReiterToby Reiter
    Jul 23, 2004 at 3:03 am
    Jul 25, 2004 at 5:31 pm
  • I have been using Mailman for several years and want to thank Brad for such a fine product. NOw for the "but", There are a couple of features that would make it work better for many of us: 1) Per ...
    Richard B. PyneRichard B. Pyne
    Jul 9, 2004 at 10:00 pm
    Jul 27, 2004 at 8:05 pm
  • I would like to set up some topics and allow subscribers to subscribe to topics of their choice. So, I have set up one called 'Licensing'. The Regular Expression is simply Licensing. I have 2 current ...
    Christopher AdamsChristopher Adams
    Jul 7, 2004 at 11:36 pm
    Jul 15, 2004 at 5:55 am
  • Is Mailman as fast as sending 3000 mails with 10 recipients in BCC, or even faster? We currently send 30000 newsletters twice a day, and would like to find out if Mailman is as fast as our current ...
    Jacob Friis LarsenJacob Friis Larsen
    Jul 6, 2004 at 2:22 pm
    Jul 8, 2004 at 8:48 pm
  • Hello! I have a problem, and i still can't get the right answer for it, maybe you could help me. I needed do edit a message of an archive today, so i did the change, and saved it. Later, i had to run ...
    Ronny RaschkowanRonny Raschkowan
    Jul 21, 2004 at 10:09 pm
    Jul 22, 2004 at 10:06 am
  • I'm using mailman as a list server with courier as my MTA. The mailman user is in /etc/passwd as belonging to primary group 'mailman'. Mailman is compiled with --with-mail-gid set to the group of the ...
    Fmouse-MailmanFmouse-Mailman
    Jul 1, 2004 at 8:17 pm
    Jul 22, 2004 at 9:13 am
  • Recently, my Mailman list users who use either a HotMail or MSN.COM email address have not received any messages. Mailman does not record a "bounce" from these email addresses, but they do not ...
    FshaganFshagan
    Jul 25, 2004 at 11:40 pm
    May 31, 2007 at 11:20 pm
  • Hi I am just in the process of adding mailman-2.1.5 Now i created a list and change mm_cfg.py so that DEFAULT_EMAIL_HOST = 'lists.domain.com' DEFAULT_URL_HOST = 'lists.domain.com' ...
    Obantec SupportObantec Support
    Jul 23, 2004 at 4:57 pm
    Jul 24, 2004 at 5:09 pm
  • Hi, I am building a website that is being hosted by ModWest. I'm very inexperienced at building websites and I would like to add a mailing list. ModWest suggested you and said they charge $5/month to ...
    Cameron StanfordCameron Stanford
    Jul 8, 2004 at 10:24 pm
    Jul 20, 2004 at 8:27 pm
  • I have three questions about Mailman... 1) Is there a way to list the entire membership list on one page, instead of having a different page for each letter of the alphabet? 2) When mass subscribing ...
    Jen OnsumJen Onsum
    Jul 19, 2004 at 9:46 pm
    Jul 21, 2004 at 1:48 am
  • Hello all, I have newly installed mailman and for privacy reasons decided to hide members (senders) email addresses when they send a message to the list. My question is, suppose now a member spams ...
    UhudUhud
    Jul 19, 2004 at 2:53 pm
    Jul 20, 2004 at 8:23 pm
  • Hi, we are using Mailman 2.1.4 on debian linux. We are having a problem getting rid of footers as attachments. As we don't want HTML mail, we thought that would be easy. I found this FAQ entry ...
    Jan EriJan Eri
    Jul 11, 2004 at 9:38 am
    Jul 12, 2004 at 5:37 pm
  • I am a mailman neophyte who is trying to use mailman on Mac OS X Server (10.3.4). Everything was working well until this morning when I got the following e-mail message. Attempting to visit ...
    Benjamin LottoBenjamin Lotto
    Jul 1, 2004 at 5:06 pm
    Jul 2, 2004 at 1:43 am
  • I tried to implement VERP so I could take advantage of the bounce tracking but postfix rejects the returned bounces as an unknown address. Does anyone here know how to set up Postfix with VERP? I ...
    Speedy GonzalisSpeedy Gonzalis
    Jul 26, 2004 at 11:45 pm
    Jul 27, 2004 at 8:58 am
  • Hello sorry to trouble you with my question. Does Mailman address list recipients individually? I am currently doing an (opt-in!) e-mail newsletter distributed via Smartlist. Smartlist and Majordomo ...
    C. L. EtheridgeC. L. Etheridge
    Jul 15, 2004 at 1:51 am
    Jul 22, 2004 at 7:28 am
  • Boston city council public notices of council committees public hearings like the human rights committee are distributed by email formatted in microsoft software like .doc a. How might a listserver ...
    Don SakladDon Saklad
    Jul 17, 2004 at 5:50 am
    Jul 20, 2004 at 12:04 pm
  • Hello, I am using mailman exclusively as a newsletter/announce delivery system. Only one specified e-mail account can post to my lists and they are one-way posts only. I've read the helpful FAQ on ...
    Ben M. SwihartBen M. Swihart
    Jul 8, 2004 at 8:28 pm
    Jul 10, 2004 at 2:54 pm
  • Hi! Some of our users are slightly english-agnostic. So how can I change (or rather ADD!) the email commands: help / hilfe password / passwort Adding these two as synonyms for help/password would ...
    Ralf HildebrandtRalf Hildebrandt
    Jul 2, 2004 at 7:43 am
    Jul 2, 2004 at 3:20 pm
  • hi, I am using mailman with postfix. While testing mailman I created a list with two address. Both had same domain say "mydomain.com". When all was working fine, mailman/postfix used to copy a single ...
    Yogesh Subhash TalekarYogesh Subhash Talekar
    Jul 1, 2004 at 11:22 am
    Jul 1, 2004 at 6:13 pm
  • Hi, I have a mailman installation on a Debian 3 Woody server. For a list I have configured the archive option o be active only for subscribed users. When I now try to access the archive, it ask email ...
    Wolfgang RiedmannWolfgang Riedmann
    Jul 25, 2004 at 11:21 am
    Aug 5, 2004 at 7:16 pm
  • Hi, I want to add some functionality to send an e-mail to a list in MailMan through a web page. For anyone to reach this web page they will have to be authenticated as a subscriber of the list. The ...
    Thomas BruusgaardThomas Bruusgaard
    Jul 29, 2004 at 8:44 am
    Jul 29, 2004 at 10:43 pm
  • I'm new to the list, so please be kind. :-) A friend of mine running Mailman successfully on a Linux system for years moved and got another job. To make a long story short, he has a Tar file of his ...
    David A.RothDavid A.Roth
    Jul 27, 2004 at 4:38 am
    Jul 27, 2004 at 10:47 pm
  • I just updated my FC1 to the latest mailman version. I followed the instructions in the notice that said to stop mm first and start it again after. However, I seem to still be getting the "-1 ...
    Trevor CordesTrevor Cordes
    Jul 22, 2004 at 5:29 pm
    Jul 27, 2004 at 8:26 pm
  • Hi All, We are having issues with email being spoofed from M$ viruses that have managed to get most of our company email addresses. Viruses are getting through since they are spoofed as addresses ...
    Alexander StormanAlexander Storman
    Jul 21, 2004 at 6:23 pm
    Jul 25, 2004 at 4:05 am
  • I am still running an older version of mailman until we upgrade to a new server in a month or so, but I have a need to reject 100% of the non-subscribers on at least one of the listservs. There are a ...
    Jerry FeldmanJerry Feldman
    Jul 21, 2004 at 12:19 pm
    Jul 22, 2004 at 2:01 am
  • Hi Folks - I want to create lists of accepted non- members, rejected nonmembers, etc. Can comments be inserted be or below the list? Something like: ceo at spamstersinternational.com ### ceo is spam ...
    RichardRichard
    Jul 19, 2004 at 2:17 pm
    Jul 21, 2004 at 1:22 am
  • Hey folks, I did a google search first and started checking through FAQs et al and have not found a solution to this odd problem. I've been running Mailman for several years now and in general am an ...
    Alan McKayAlan McKay
    Jul 15, 2004 at 1:24 pm
    Jul 18, 2004 at 9:58 pm
  • Hi all, not sure anymore if there is a function or parameter to get your whole memberlist in a textfile. Does anyone know? Thanx in advance, Nick
    Nick vd Kloor @ FOR-NationNick vd Kloor @ FOR-Nation
    Jul 13, 2004 at 3:24 pm
    Jul 14, 2004 at 12:52 pm
  • Dear List, This snippet of html: <a href="http://(hostname)/cgi-bin/mailman/admin/wcdb-discuss/general" \ <strong [General Options]</strong </a ... is generated from ...
    James SinnamonJames Sinnamon
    Jul 13, 2004 at 12:29 pm
    Jul 14, 2004 at 12:51 pm
  • All, I support a Mailman Server (2.1.4) that has over 40 maillists on it. We took over support from it in February (Everything is working great...except) and ever since we have had issues with ...
    Oliver Brian (BTAS)Oliver Brian (BTAS)
    Jul 7, 2004 at 7:54 pm
    Jul 11, 2004 at 2:15 am
  • Hi! We create a program with perl that talks with mailman, for subscribe a lot of emails at the same time in a moderate list. How can i prevent that another user with a script send a email (changing ...
    José Pablo Orozco MarínJosé Pablo Orozco Marín
    Jul 9, 2004 at 4:40 pm
    Jul 9, 2004 at 7:00 pm
  • I have a customer who has created an announce-only list. He wants the from: field to be an email address he specifies, not the list email address. Can that be configured? I don't mind hard-coding it ...
    AllenHost mailmanAllenHost mailman
    Jul 8, 2004 at 9:54 pm
    Jul 8, 2004 at 11:41 pm
  • (Sorry if this post is a repeat. The first time I posted it, it never showed up on my computer.) I need to set up a mailing list with the following characteristics. I'm not sure if MailMan can handle ...
    Mike PhillipsMike Phillips
    Jul 5, 2004 at 11:55 pm
    Jul 6, 2004 at 12:37 pm
  • As requested by Brad, here is: Successful Panther (MacOS X 10.3) installation steps for Mailman This document best recalls my experience installing Mailman (2.1.4 but I assume this is equally valid ...
    Larry StoneLarry Stone
    Jul 7, 2004 at 5:14 pm
    Jul 17, 2005 at 7:37 pm
  • Hi, is it possible to get mail with fetchmail and forward it to a local maillinglist? and second question: how and where could i change te design of the pipermail output? I wan't to insert my own CSS ...
    Tilo JandtTilo Jandt
    Jul 29, 2004 at 11:19 am
    Jul 29, 2004 at 8:35 pm
  • Mailman has been working fine on our Mac OSX Server 10.3.4 for months. This morning when attempting to log in to the Admin interface Mailman is suddenly returning an error. Can anyone point me in the ...
    Terry RobbinsTerry Robbins
    Jul 27, 2004 at 4:36 pm
    Jul 29, 2004 at 3:25 pm
  • We are running 2.1.5 with Sendmail on RHEL 2.1. We have a announce-only list. The announcer is sending from AOL client v8. This client CAN ONLY send HTML mail. There is no way (according to AOL) to ...
    Hunter HillegasHunter Hillegas
    Jul 28, 2004 at 6:29 pm
    Jul 29, 2004 at 1:12 am
  • Hi, I just upgraded to 2.1.5 . It seems to be working fine. THe only problem is this. A few mailing lists on the server, have all messages stopped and need to be approved by moderator. Well the ...
    Valmiki N. RamsewakValmiki N. Ramsewak
    Jul 25, 2004 at 8:30 pm
    Jul 27, 2004 at 10:16 pm
  • I am the manager of a list at Auburn University. When we initially configured our list we allows "anyone" to post to the list (without review). This produced several messages in one thread that we ...
    Tim PlacekTim Placek
    Jul 22, 2004 at 12:33 pm
    Jul 27, 2004 at 8:25 pm
  • The list that is called "mailman" that the installation instructions say you should set-up. Do we really need it? It seems to just be a spam trap and every once in a message destined for the another ...
    Spencer YostSpencer Yost
    Jul 23, 2004 at 3:19 am
    Jul 23, 2004 at 4:42 pm
  • Hello, When my Mailman sends a post to all members it attaches few lines to the message which lookup these: List-Id: eurlist.listman.mydomain.com List-Unsubscribe: ...
    Yogesh Subhash TalekarYogesh Subhash Talekar
    Jul 23, 2004 at 2:38 am
    Jul 23, 2004 at 8:30 am
  • I spend most of my time now with mailing lists manually rejecting posts from non-members from the dozens and dozens of spam messages each lists gets on a daily basis. Is there some way to auto-reject ...
    LuKremeLuKreme
    Jul 22, 2004 at 3:03 am
    Jul 23, 2004 at 3:01 am
  • I don't know if this is possible but I'd like to ask anyway. Although I can disable sending rfc2369 using Mailman I'd rather not. Is there a way of removing certain parts of it and am I allowed to do ...
    Rob HackneyRob Hackney
    Jul 21, 2004 at 12:26 pm
    Jul 22, 2004 at 9:01 am
  • Hello, I have no idea if I am contacting someone who may be able to assist me. For the past couple of months we have had some weird things happen when we send out our newsletter. One member got 4 ...
    Lori petersenLori petersen
    Jul 17, 2004 at 6:42 pm
    Jul 20, 2004 at 8:40 pm
  • I was wondering if anyone knew a way to send an invitation email to an address using only an email program? I would like to be able to send an email to one of the program's addresses so that it ...
    Pat RieheckyPat Riehecky
    Jul 17, 2004 at 12:14 am
    Jul 17, 2004 at 1:22 am
  • I am currently running an announce list via Smartlist. The "to" field on the recipient's e-mail is the name of the list (just like on this Mailman discussion list). So here is my question: with ...
    PowercatPowercat
    Jul 15, 2004 at 5:16 pm
    Jul 15, 2004 at 8:29 pm
  • I'm *very* new to mailman, so please excuse me if this has already been asked. Has anyone written an add-on that would allow for activity/usage analysis? Particularly, I would like to be able to get ...
    Fabio GiannottiFabio Giannotti
    Jul 15, 2004 at 2:32 pm
    Jul 15, 2004 at 7:19 pm
  • Dear list, It's not obvious to me what I need to do to httpd.conf, and where I need to put the various mailman files in order to set up the mailman administrative web interfaces. Would someone kindly ...
    James SinnamonJames Sinnamon
    Jul 13, 2004 at 3:33 am
    Jul 13, 2004 at 6:26 am
  • I recently made a new list and subscribed all my 3000 subscribers of my previous list to this new list. However, now nobody is receiving the messages from this new list. I know the problem is not ...
    Mlahiphop.comMlahiphop.com
    Jul 12, 2004 at 7:23 pm
    Jul 13, 2004 at 2:11 am
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