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  • This is my first message to the list. I have used listservs for years as an ordinary subscriber, but the time has come to set one up on my local Linux machine, running Fedora Core 2. I have the ...
    Jon RolandJon Roland
    Sep 22, 2004 at 12:27 am
    Sep 24, 2004 at 1:24 am
  • Hi All, Is there any way to tell MailMan to display only the sender's name, rather than name and email address? E.g. "Douglas McCarroll" rather than "Douglas McCarroll <douglas at brightworks.com ". ...
    Douglas McCarrollDouglas McCarroll
    Sep 25, 2004 at 1:06 pm
    Sep 26, 2004 at 7:47 pm
  • Hi Just some humble feedback on the response message; This is one area where I find users fall over and die and the complexity of the response and don't know what to do. [ And it is usually normal ...
    DemoDemo
    Sep 25, 2004 at 11:27 am
    Oct 5, 2004 at 8:52 am
  • OK, sendmail is bouncing with ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors ----- "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman post listname" (expanded from: <listname at difference.com.au ) ----- ...
    David CakeDavid Cake
    Sep 7, 2004 at 7:08 pm
    Sep 9, 2004 at 3:36 am
  • Hello, All: I ran `bin/genaliases` this morning and it emptied my data/virtual-mailman file. Is there any way to recover this file? e.g., maybe from the data/virtual-mailman.db file? -- Eric P., ...
    Eric PretoriousEric Pretorious
    Sep 26, 2004 at 8:10 pm
    Sep 30, 2004 at 8:09 pm
  • we are having a problem with the following type of email address weincek_g/li at dns.u46.k12.il.us it seems that the forward slash is having mailman listserv reject this email address and any others ...
    Al MellisAl Mellis
    Sep 13, 2004 at 3:15 am
    Sep 18, 2004 at 12:38 am
  • Folks, I am experiencing a strange problem with Mailman 2.1.[45] (it does not matter which version I try; I can't try 2.1.3 because it won't let me downgrade...), and I don't really know when it ...
    Martin f krafftMartin f krafft
    Sep 8, 2004 at 6:16 pm
    Sep 9, 2004 at 6:49 pm
  • Hello: I'm developing a script to automate list creation, particularly alias creation. I'm running into weird errors. All clues are appreciated. Using the mm scripts at a command line as intended ...
    HescoHesco
    Sep 1, 2004 at 3:19 am
    Sep 2, 2004 at 6:25 am
  • Queston, I have been unsuccessful at getting mailman and majordomo to run on the same host. I am using sendmail and the mailman mm-handler. Mailman is working great its just that majordomo is not. I ...
    Frank TorresFrank Torres
    Sep 30, 2004 at 7:25 pm
    Oct 4, 2004 at 4:09 pm
  • Upon clicking on the confirmation link and after being asked to confirm their address and name, the following is returned: Bug in Mailman version 2.1.5 We're sorry, we hit a bug! If you would like to ...
    Hunter HillegasHunter Hillegas
    Sep 29, 2004 at 10:11 pm
    Sep 29, 2004 at 11:37 pm
  • Good Morning all How do I allow attachments and html to be allowed through? Last week we had a list member send pdf and they did get through. Or if someone does a nice document in Word with graphics ...
    Bob EscherBob Escher
    Sep 4, 2004 at 1:45 pm
    Sep 29, 2004 at 4:39 am
  • Greetings, I've got an active list (therefore can't really test things anymore) and I've got a couple problems. One: When people reply to postings, the reply goes to both an explicit email (info at ...
    Fred MacondrayFred Macondray
    Sep 23, 2004 at 6:22 pm
    Sep 24, 2004 at 4:32 pm
  • An embedded and charset-unspecified text was scrubbed... Name: not available Url: http://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-users/attachments/20040919/7f70ae4c/attachment.pot
    M AalbregtM Aalbregt
    Sep 19, 2004 at 3:37 pm
    Sep 24, 2004 at 2:25 am
  • I am running a mailing list on 2.1.5 as a distribution list only and am not receiving any bounce information, nor are the invalid addresses being removed or disabled. Here are my bounce settings: ...
    TonyTony
    Sep 18, 2004 at 7:42 pm
    Sep 19, 2004 at 8:41 pm
  • Hi - I'm running mailman 2.1.2 on Mandrake 9.2. I copied my lists over from another server, and I think I must've missed something when I did so. The lists are all working fine, except no new ...
    Paul SiegelPaul Siegel
    Sep 3, 2004 at 9:09 pm
    Sep 19, 2004 at 12:42 am
  • Hello, Is there a relatively easy way to remove configuration options from the administrative interface for all lists? I know that I can set defaults, but what if I don't want list administrators to ...
    K. ClairK. Clair
    Sep 3, 2004 at 9:02 pm
    Sep 11, 2004 at 3:47 am
  • I'm a newb with this and am a bit overwhelmed with the installation and docs. Been searching the archives but hoping for quick help, as I suspect I made a dumb error. I'm installing on Suse 7.3, I ...
    Jim DoryJim Dory
    Sep 7, 2004 at 1:28 am
    Sep 7, 2004 at 8:21 am
  • Moving a Mailman list from one server to a new one has been a *very* smooth process for the most part, but I'm noticing some small quirks in the wake. Here's an account of how I accomplished this. 1. ...
    Anthony ChavezAnthony Chavez
    Sep 21, 2004 at 6:49 pm
    Nov 20, 2004 at 9:07 am
  • As it comes up often [ and I've only been here a few weeks ], there is also a pretty good Announcement only How-to here : http://www.modwest.com/help/kb13-195.html Please understand, I'm a MacFanatic ...
    DemoDemo
    Sep 25, 2004 at 6:28 pm
    Sep 27, 2004 at 10:51 pm
  • Is it possible to customize all results in the latest release? Today we're running 2.1.3. In our release we can only change: General list information page Subscribe results page User specific options ...
    Jens AnderssonJens Andersson
    Sep 27, 2004 at 9:38 am
    Sep 27, 2004 at 6:56 pm
  • Sorry to bother you - I'm having trouble with one of my client's mail list. It should be set up so no one except the administrator / moderator can post to the list - but people have been responding ...
    Desi6nDesi6n
    Sep 5, 2004 at 5:16 pm
    Sep 18, 2004 at 2:25 am
  • Hi all, I "inherited" a large list, and there are a few users on the list who want to unsubscribe. However, they must be getting their e-mail through an alias somewhere, because the addresses they ...
    Rene van PaassenRene van Paassen
    Sep 16, 2004 at 7:56 am
    Sep 17, 2004 at 7:07 am
  • I am running apache and I am trying to get my site to show the mailman pages and things. How do I do this? I am running apache with multiple sites. I am having a hard time with the installation ...
    Branden SimbeckBranden Simbeck
    Sep 8, 2004 at 2:52 pm
    Sep 11, 2004 at 5:05 pm
  • Hey everyone. I just joined the list and this is my first post, so I apologize if it's out of sync with what's going on. I've been running Mailman happily on our server (mac os x server on an xserve) ...
    Ben ByrneBen Byrne
    Sep 2, 2004 at 6:32 pm
    Sep 2, 2004 at 9:08 pm
  • These are the errors I get. Any clues? bash-2.05$ ./mmsitepass New site password: Again to confirm password: Traceback (most recent call last): File "./mmsitepass", line 105, in ? main() File ...
    HescoHesco
    Sep 2, 2004 at 8:51 am
    Sep 2, 2004 at 2:03 pm
  • Hi all, I have a problem creating public archives on my server, running a multi-domain environment. Private archives are not problem. The appropriate domain is used in the links and the archives is ...
    Heiner LamprechtHeiner Lamprecht
    Sep 28, 2004 at 7:25 pm
    Oct 3, 2004 at 1:50 pm
  • I got the following error when rebuilding archives for a list (OpenBSD Mailman 2.1.5 installed from OpenBSD ports. It turned out the actual problem was a permissions problem on ...
    Will YardleyWill Yardley
    Sep 29, 2004 at 5:25 pm
    Oct 1, 2004 at 12:22 am
  • Is there any way I can get one list off all the members in a mailing list so I can move them to another domain with a different list? Thanks in advance! Jason Paul J.P. Enterprises jason at ...
    Jason PaulJason Paul
    Sep 2, 2004 at 7:41 am
    Sep 28, 2004 at 7:19 am
  • Ran an install of Mailman and seemed to go fine but when I run "genaliases" I get the following output: ## testlist mailing list testlist: "|/usr/local/mailman/mail/mailman post testlist" ...
    Franco, RubenFranco, Ruben
    Sep 17, 2004 at 7:32 am
    Sep 17, 2004 at 1:46 pm
  • Hello, I have a reseller account and they have pre-installed mailman software. I enjoy using your software and just about got to grips with it. How would i be able to create something that i can add ...
    InfoInfo
    Sep 11, 2004 at 2:02 pm
    Sep 17, 2004 at 2:07 am
  • Hi I set up a list for one of my coworkers. Now he lost the password!! Is there a way to reset the password or to recover it? Thanks -- Mario Filipe mjnf at uevora.pt ...
    Mário FilipeMário Filipe
    Sep 15, 2004 at 1:17 pm
    Sep 16, 2004 at 8:07 am
  • I understand that it's perfectly possible to use mailman on a server that has only dial-up access to the Internet. However, I'd like to get a firm grasp of the downsides of doing this before I go to ...
    The Admirable CrichtonThe Admirable Crichton
    Sep 2, 2004 at 9:59 am
    Sep 6, 2004 at 1:13 am
  • I've been running Mailman 2.0.x through a proxy to the /localhost/ so as to only need one single install of Mailman across a number of virtual domains for sometime now. it's worked well under ...
    ScottScott
    Sep 30, 2004 at 5:13 am
    Oct 2, 2004 at 9:36 pm
  • In our lab, everyone continuously sends PDFs of several megabytes. Mailman archives these nicely, referencing scrubbed attachments from the archived message: A non-text attachment was scrubbed... ...
    Martin f krafftMartin f krafft
    Sep 30, 2004 at 6:53 am
    Sep 30, 2004 at 10:17 pm
  • Greetings, I have recently moved over all our lists to mailman and am having the following issues which I cannot seem to find any option for in the admin menu. When messages come in HTML format, the ...
    Russ Michaels (Snake)Russ Michaels (Snake)
    Sep 29, 2004 at 3:21 pm
    Sep 29, 2004 at 7:36 pm
  • Trying to get Mailman running with Exim4 on a Debian Sarge/testing server. I followed the instructions in README.Debian.gz and README.EXIM.gz (both in /usr/share/doc/mailman/). The following test ...
    Luc SaffreLuc Saffre
    Sep 29, 2004 at 3:50 am
    Sep 29, 2004 at 2:56 pm
  • Hello, there. I am using a MailMan system instaled at by the hosting company which offers us the possibily to have mail lists. I have to deliver a little report in a month basis and have 1200+ ...
    ArlequínArlequín
    Sep 28, 2004 at 7:16 pm
    Sep 29, 2004 at 3:16 am
  • In the topic definition form, how can one specify a topic that is only messages that DOES NOT have the string [G2] in it. Is there a way to test regeps without setting up a separte test list? Thanks ...
    Howard MoscovitzHoward Moscovitz
    Sep 24, 2004 at 1:45 am
    Sep 26, 2004 at 7:23 pm
  • My first experience with Mailman was not a good one. Of course, the issue I first posted to the list can be attributed to the fact that web services were not enabled on my OS 10.3 Server. However, ...
    ServiceService
    Sep 25, 2004 at 2:00 am
    Sep 25, 2004 at 2:41 pm
  • Euler Ricardo Rodrigues RibeiroEuler Ricardo Rodrigues Ribeiro
    Sep 13, 2004 at 11:37 am
    Sep 25, 2004 at 11:22 am
  • Untitled DocumentThe probe message that my list is sending out to members who have had messages bounce list all the other users addresses who have had bounces. How can I fix this. Thanks' -Gary ...
    Gary KaplanGary Kaplan
    Sep 21, 2004 at 2:55 am
    Sep 24, 2004 at 6:24 pm
  • Hello, I recently installed Mailman 2.1.5 and have loaded up the mailman crons that came with the install. I have noticed the following messages everday when the "checkdbs" cron runs and I was ...
    Franco, RubenFranco, Ruben
    Sep 21, 2004 at 5:12 pm
    Sep 24, 2004 at 3:36 pm
  • a.. We are migrating from another list program to Mailman and adding members via Mass Subscription. Is there any way to skip the Confirm step in this situation? We don't want to "bother" the members ...
    Cheryl LaSalleCheryl LaSalle
    Sep 17, 2004 at 9:11 pm
    Sep 24, 2004 at 8:50 am
  • Hi People, I spent most of the weekend trying to install Mailman; no-joy. I got close late Saturday night when I received a "wwlist-request" from my Mailman server on 'sage.thought.org'. When I sent ...
    Gary KlineGary Kline
    Sep 20, 2004 at 7:35 pm
    Sep 24, 2004 at 1:57 am
  • Another question from a former Lsoft Listserv user: I want to know if this function is available using MailMan, and if so, how: Using Listserv, if you had 2 lists (ListA & ListB), you could set ...
    Chris BarnesChris Barnes
    Sep 16, 2004 at 3:55 pm
    Sep 22, 2004 at 12:24 am
  • Hello, I created a small list of about 10 members to start and tested it for a couple of days... changing settings to make sure all goes the way It should. Then I finished loading the email address ...
    JeanJean
    Sep 21, 2004 at 12:32 pm
    Sep 22, 2004 at 12:11 am
  • Attached is most of the log file. Please let me know if anyone finds anything out of the ordinary. Regards, Tony -----Original Message----- From: Tony [mailto:web at thetrick.us] Sent: Sunday, ...
    TonyTony
    Sep 20, 2004 at 6:24 pm
    Sep 20, 2004 at 11:28 pm
  • I run mailman 2.1.1 for our department and someone (thinking they were communicating with Trinity College) posted a message to our hidden mailman list at CS.Trinity.Edu . Now I get 1 Mailman ...
    John HowlandJohn Howland
    Sep 16, 2004 at 3:34 pm
    Sep 17, 2004 at 9:26 pm
  • I have at least one subscriber on our list (waverly-l at tfn.net) that only receives the headers and footer information for a message, but never the message itself. Any ideas? Joseph Cain cain at ...
    Joseph CainJoseph Cain
    Sep 13, 2004 at 1:35 am
    Sep 17, 2004 at 1:05 am
  • Surely I'm missing something obvious (as usual), but this one has me stumped. A list owner requested I eliminate his current archives so he can begin anew for the quarter. I did this, as I have a few ...
    Warren WoodwardWarren Woodward
    Sep 14, 2004 at 6:49 pm
    Sep 15, 2004 at 4:57 pm
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