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  • I have a customer that is essentially asking me for a mailing list that is not the traditional mailman way of doing things. I started out customizing Mailman in several ways according to their ...
    ListsLists
    Mar 5, 2005 at 4:56 pm
    Mar 5, 2005 at 9:33 pm
  • Hi all. I'm stumped by a problem I've been having with Mailman 2.1.x and bounce processing. A number of users have recently had their subscriptions to several mailing lists disabled due to bounces. ...
    Noah MeyerhansNoah Meyerhans
    Mar 2, 2005 at 4:27 pm
    Mar 5, 2005 at 6:33 pm
  • I am currently looking for a system that we can dump thousands of emails into. We will need to be able to send an email out to all of our subscribers from an alias email (that will be attached to a ...
    Heather ArthurHeather Arthur
    Mar 31, 2005 at 11:05 pm
    Apr 1, 2005 at 7:09 am
  • I've managed to mess up the permissions on mailman as a result of a typo. who should own /var/log/mailman? I am getting the error below. If it isn't permissions on logs, I'd appreciate help in ...
    Rejean ProulxRejean Proulx
    Mar 31, 2005 at 12:14 am
    Mar 31, 2005 at 2:18 am
  • I am using Mailman 2.1.2 that came with my MacOS X 10.3 Server. When using the auto-responder, it has this format in the subject field "Auto-response for your message to the "listname" mailing list". ...
    Joe SporlederJoe Sporleder
    Mar 30, 2005 at 8:39 pm
    Mar 31, 2005 at 1:57 am
  • Hi! Certainly you may help: we installed 2.2 some month ago and want now update to the current 1.6-version. the 2.2-version came from the cvs-rep on sf.net while installing we got the message ...
    Jan KellermannJan Kellermann
    Mar 30, 2005 at 9:38 pm
    Mar 31, 2005 at 12:16 am
  • I'm familiar with the "who <password " facility to retrieve the membership listing, but is there a way I can receive this info with the individual settings for each subscriber? I'm particularly ...
    Martin DennettMartin Dennett
    Mar 28, 2005 at 9:08 pm
    Mar 28, 2005 at 10:21 pm
  • Hello All, I have inherited a mail system that has a mailman 2.1.5 server using 'SMTPDirect' as the Delivery Module to our primary mail server. I'm interested in limiting the rate at which this ...
    Steven StolarskiSteven Stolarski
    Mar 28, 2005 at 4:26 pm
    Mar 28, 2005 at 5:37 pm
  • Hi , im trying to set up a list at the moment and i have some problems! 1) Any email i send using the mailing list goes straight into the junk mail folder of hotmail , however fine with spam assasin ...
    Paris WellsParis Wells
    Mar 28, 2005 at 3:38 am
    Mar 28, 2005 at 4:01 pm
  • Hello, I'm no expert at Mailman, which obviously explains my current stuggles and need for assistance. I'm running the following... Mailman 2.1.5 Sendmail 8.12.8-9 Apache 2.0.40 Red Hat Linux 3.2.2-5 ...
    Jfl1Jfl1
    Mar 27, 2005 at 8:15 pm
    Mar 28, 2005 at 3:53 pm
  • Hello, I know this kind of questions were posted here quite often (yes, I've done my homework <grin ). I have searched FAQ and archives, however, haven't found anything similar to my problem. The ...
    ArasAras
    Mar 26, 2005 at 7:59 pm
    Mar 26, 2005 at 11:41 pm
  • Dear Mailman users, I've been trying to get mailman 2.1.5 to work on my OS X (10.3.8, not server) machine for some time. I have root access. My postfix mail agent is working correctly (I can send ...
    Jason MillerJason Miller
    Mar 25, 2005 at 3:16 pm
    Mar 25, 2005 at 3:33 pm
  • I ham having problems getting mailman too work with sendmail. When I go to my web server and try to create a list I get an error. Am not sure what this means. I am not sure what this means. Have been ...
    Kenneth SunshineKenneth Sunshine
    Mar 23, 2005 at 9:41 pm
    Mar 24, 2005 at 4:23 pm
  • I changed the domain on my mail list. When I log into the admin site all the links still show the old domain. Anybody know what i need to do to change this. Thanks Troy
    Troy RichardTroy Richard
    Mar 24, 2005 at 2:45 pm
    Mar 24, 2005 at 4:17 pm
  • Did you remember to start Mailman? (mailmanctl start) Are the messages collecting in qfiles/** ? What is in the Mailman logs? <http://www.python.org/cgi-bin/faqw-mm.py?req=show&file=faq03.014.htp -- ...
    Jim TittslerJim Tittsler
    Mar 24, 2005 at 9:31 am
    Mar 24, 2005 at 9:59 am
  • Hello, I'm wondering whether it is currently possible, or whether there is something on the drawing board, to allow accepting of messages normally held for "implicit destination" based on other ...
    Ivan FetchIvan Fetch
    Mar 23, 2005 at 6:34 pm
    Mar 23, 2005 at 7:49 pm
  • I setup the mailman on my website www.robertoiarussi.com <http://www.robertoiarussi.com/ , under mailing list. I can't use it. Can you help me? Please look at the website. I've tried everything and I ...
    Gildemar HerreraGildemar Herrera
    Mar 22, 2005 at 4:38 pm
    Mar 23, 2005 at 5:43 pm
  • Hello I tried to set up mailing lists using mailman on SuSE-9.2 (my own mailman installation, not the SuSE package) Everything works fine, but I can not access the private archives of the lists using ...
    Daniel BarnaDaniel Barna
    Mar 23, 2005 at 11:30 am
    Mar 23, 2005 at 4:28 pm
  • Hi, Have installed and configured Mailman 2.1.5 on RH 9.0 system I tired to create the first mailing list and encountered with a bug. Below is the text version of the bug. Can someone tell me , how ...
    Vijay KumarVijay Kumar
    Mar 23, 2005 at 11:28 am
    Mar 23, 2005 at 2:29 pm
  • Hi, Have installed and configured Mailman 2.1.5 on RH 9.0 system I tired to create the first mailing list and encountered with a bug. Attached is the screen shot. Please let me know how I could move ...
    Vijay KumarVijay Kumar
    Mar 23, 2005 at 5:49 am
    Mar 23, 2005 at 8:10 am
  • How do I download my client list to a csv or exel file for backup? Stephen Beck ...who has just come out with a new DVD series titled, "How to Start Your Own Business...For Families and Teens!" See ...
    Stephen BeckStephen Beck
    Mar 22, 2005 at 5:46 pm
    Mar 23, 2005 at 8:07 am
  • Somehow (I don't know), one of my lists has ended up with a user subscribed as "<tab fred at fred.com". because of taht, all the normal unsub stuff works, and I can't ofr the life of me remember the ...
    Chuq Von RospachChuq Von Rospach
    Mar 22, 2005 at 9:53 pm
    Mar 22, 2005 at 11:51 pm
  • Hi, Is it possible to avoid sending attachments to all list subscribers and have those attachments only in web archives? It would be nice if only the url of the attachment in in web archive would be ...
    Emanuele OlivettiEmanuele Olivetti
    Mar 22, 2005 at 6:45 pm
    Mar 22, 2005 at 7:22 pm
  • Good Afternoon folks I have just set up a mailman server, and have run into a bit of a config issue I think. The list is called MCAINFO, and I am the owner of the list and the administrator for the ...
    Tim HolmesTim Holmes
    Mar 22, 2005 at 6:06 pm
    Mar 22, 2005 at 6:16 pm
  • This one is so simple I feel like I'm dense not figuring it out. But on our list, we want each recipient to get the email, appearing as if it is going to their email address, not just ...
    MKMK
    Mar 22, 2005 at 12:33 am
    Mar 22, 2005 at 9:14 am
  • Hi all, there is a way (patch, option, other) to let a user subscribed to a mailinglist to retrieve old (archived) post using an email command? I cannot find anything in FAQ, userguide, adminguide or ...
    SythosSythos
    Mar 21, 2005 at 2:32 pm
    Mar 21, 2005 at 5:07 pm
  • Hi all, Enviorment: My box's OS is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3. The mailman version is 2.1.5. The python version is 2.2.3-5. The Sendmail version is 8.12.10-1. I install mailman according to ...
    TomTom
    Mar 21, 2005 at 9:17 am
    Mar 21, 2005 at 9:47 am
  • I am a new systems administrator, (mailman was configured by the old sysadmin). One of the list administrators want to send html emails.. she says now that she is unable to do so now. Here is what ...
    Juliann MillsJuliann Mills
    Mar 20, 2005 at 11:28 pm
    Mar 21, 2005 at 9:44 am
  • I've recently turned off personalisation on a couple of large lists because it was running server load up too much when I sent thousands of individual, html e-mails. Now I am getting "failed with ...
    Paul H ByerlyPaul H Byerly
    Mar 20, 2005 at 11:33 pm
    Mar 21, 2005 at 12:08 am
  • I have a user that sent a message to a list and the message did not go through right away. I decided to look at the log files and I found the message below: post:Mar 16 13:21:44 2005 (4221) post to ...
    Robert HaackRobert Haack
    Mar 16, 2005 at 10:17 pm
    Mar 18, 2005 at 5:29 pm
  • Hi all. I have a few moderated users on one of my lists. Sometimes when discarding a message I want to type in a reason why. I guess the mail has list-owner at domain as sender. Is it posible to set ...
    Joakim NomellJoakim Nomell
    Mar 17, 2005 at 8:23 am
    Mar 18, 2005 at 5:36 am
  • Just built and now testing Mailman 2.1.5. It appears that Mailman removes attachments from digests, and puts a link to the archived attachment in its place with the notation "A non-text attachment ...
    Roy McMorranRoy McMorran
    Mar 17, 2005 at 6:43 pm
    Mar 18, 2005 at 4:36 am
  • Hello, I am using Mailman v. 2.1.5 on Solaris for about 1 month now. I have a list that we populate via a mass subscription file. However, there are 4 addresses that I can't remove now: :nsmith at ...
    Chance EppinetteChance Eppinette
    Mar 17, 2005 at 6:51 pm
    Mar 18, 2005 at 3:04 am
  • Hi all. Hope this is not too dumb a question. I have installed mailman on my Debian server. Using Postfix and Apache. I created the site-wide mailing list using my user (catman) as the list ...
    Chris MatthewsChris Matthews
    Mar 16, 2005 at 3:33 pm
    Mar 17, 2005 at 2:52 pm
  • Hi, Is it possible to set up a mandatory questionnaire for everyone who wishes to subscribe? I am asking, because I want some information from those who subscribe, like nationality, academic fields, ...
    Joerg WolfJoerg Wolf
    Mar 16, 2005 at 11:08 am
    Mar 17, 2005 at 1:38 pm
  • Hello, If I create a list under foo.host.com, and then rename the box to bar.host.com, the list is no longer visible in the web ui when addressed at the new hostname. How do I move a list between ...
    Michael SoulierMichael Soulier
    Mar 16, 2005 at 7:16 pm
    Mar 16, 2005 at 8:51 pm
  • I need some help with mailman. It refuses to deliver any messages to the mailing lists I create. Where can I get some help with this? Is there a check list of things to look for or something? Thanks, ...
    Jamin WilliamsJamin Williams
    Mar 16, 2005 at 4:14 am
    Mar 16, 2005 at 8:16 pm
  • Hi, it would please to know me if some way exists to be able to subscribe some user with no need to give confirmation him to mailman, something similar since she takes control of unsubscribe, that ...
    Carlos AndreyCarlos Andrey
    Mar 15, 2005 at 7:47 pm
    Mar 16, 2005 at 8:14 pm
  • We've now had several instances where for no reason the BounceProcsssor runner gets totally stuck, uses all the RAM on the machine (1Gig...+1Gig swap) and gets the machine to a state that makes it ...
    Michael LoftisMichael Loftis
    Mar 15, 2005 at 3:29 pm
    Mar 15, 2005 at 4:08 pm
  • Hello everyone, On our list server, one can find messages from the administrator in the exim log: whitman:/var/log/exim4# grep 1DB3Xc-0005bz-1W mainlog 2005-03-14 23:20:25 1DB3Xc-0005bz-1W <= smoak ...
    Ross VandegriftRoss Vandegrift
    Mar 15, 2005 at 5:20 am
    Mar 15, 2005 at 10:22 am
  • Hi I'm running a weekly newsletter using Mailman to facilitate this. I currently have my site/list hosted through SausageHosting, but I'm loosing confidence in them - there is NO reply to any attempt ...
    Bill LundeenBill Lundeen
    Mar 14, 2005 at 5:53 pm
    Mar 15, 2005 at 9:54 am
  • I'm really hoping that someone can address an issue I'm having with my mailing list. Sometime after 3/9, e-mails sent to my mailing list are no longer being received. They're stuck in cyberspace. The ...
    CoryMCBCoryMCB
    Mar 15, 2005 at 1:58 am
    Mar 15, 2005 at 9:53 am
  • Greetings Mailman community, I have successfully installed and am using Mailman, and now I would like to just clean it up. For example, there are several confirmation pages. I would like to customize ...
    Jessica MartinJessica Martin
    Mar 15, 2005 at 5:03 am
    Mar 15, 2005 at 5:36 am
  • I run a list with ~200 recipients that sees about 80-100 posts per day. It's running 2.1.5 on Solaris 8 (pretty well patched) on a SunBlade 100 with plenty of memory and disk. On a pretty regular ...
    Jordan HayesJordan Hayes
    Mar 14, 2005 at 4:54 pm
    Mar 14, 2005 at 10:09 pm
  • I have noticed that when changing the password for a list administrator using "change_pw", that mailman automatically e-mails a notification to the list owner of the change. When changing the list ...
    Franco, RubenFranco, Ruben
    Mar 14, 2005 at 5:26 pm
    Mar 14, 2005 at 5:50 pm
  • Hi, could I ask for a wee bit support please.? Have read the FAQ's etc and understand how to add a user by emailing LISTNAME_join at DOMAIN which in our case is franchisees_join at naughtyvend.com ...
    David WillsDavid Wills
    Mar 14, 2005 at 10:52 am
    Mar 14, 2005 at 12:13 pm
  • I was told by a subscriber of a list I manage that there are some worms/viruses which are able to parse addresses in the form "user at domain dot domain", like those used in the archives by mailman. ...
    Maurizio codognoMaurizio codogno
    Mar 14, 2005 at 10:43 am
    Mar 14, 2005 at 12:01 pm
  • I'm having trouble getting mailman and postfix to work together--despite reading all the FAQs and other docs I can find. I have successfully set up a virtual postfix domain, but can't get mailman to ...
    Mike EdwardsMike Edwards
    Mar 14, 2005 at 2:21 am
    Mar 14, 2005 at 11:05 am
  • hello, thank you for mailman, great software :-) i see there are efforts underway to allow automatic rejection of non-member postings. i would like to configure the automatic message sent in response ...
    Philippe LandauPhilippe Landau
    Mar 14, 2005 at 3:38 am
    Mar 14, 2005 at 4:19 am
  • I recently got a 1and1 server which came with mailman mailing list software. I can set up mailing lists just fine, I receive the confirmation emails and everything. I can ever get notices about my ...
    Knowles BurrellKnowles Burrell
    Mar 14, 2005 at 1:51 am
    Mar 14, 2005 at 2:40 am
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