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  • Occasional timeouts are not too unusual, if you're on a busy server. We see them on the python.org mail system, for example. From the small amount of information you've provided, it's hard to say ...
    Brad KnowlesBrad Knowles
    May 15, 2005 at 11:36 pm
    Jun 6, 2005 at 12:31 am
  • I'm the admin of a Mailman server that is quickly running out of disk space. One of the solutions our fearless leader wants to implement is a sitewide limit on message size. I know I can set a ...
    Mike AlberghiniMike Alberghini
    May 18, 2005 at 7:03 pm
    May 21, 2005 at 1:38 am
  • I'm hoping someone can help me fix this. I installed mailman, and couldn't figure out why the web interface didn't work. It seems I CAN access any of the pages, but the admin ones. I get a lovely ...
    EwstahlEwstahl
    May 16, 2005 at 6:14 pm
    May 18, 2005 at 3:16 pm
  • I have a list owner who runs a list designed to be subscribed to from text-messaging cell phones (list traffic consists only of a daily haiku - very neat). People can use the web interface to sign ...
    Scot HackerScot Hacker
    May 4, 2005 at 5:01 pm
    May 9, 2005 at 5:19 am
  • Someone else said they are pulling their hair out. Me too! This has happened several times - I create a new list for a local group. I add the users to it myself. I make the list public in the ...
    Mike AveryMike Avery
    May 14, 2005 at 6:12 pm
    May 16, 2005 at 2:20 pm
  • On my FC3 box w/o SELinux, I just installed and configured the mailman rpm according to the instructions at the mailman website. I can create a list from the command line and can send mail to it and ...
    Bo GusmanBo Gusman
    May 24, 2005 at 8:52 pm
    May 25, 2005 at 11:08 pm
  • After running 'unshunt' I was able to coax the following error from mailman.. which sheds some light on the problem at least, though I am still quite confused as to what the actual problem could be. ...
    Rob ScottRob Scott
    May 20, 2005 at 7:18 pm
    May 21, 2005 at 6:20 am
  • Hi, I'm thinking about how to convert my ezmlm lists to mailman lists. First, how to convert the archives : i made a mbox file with all the messages of the list, then launched "./bin/arch testliste". ...
    CbaegertCbaegert
    May 5, 2005 at 4:55 pm
    May 11, 2005 at 11:46 am
  • I installed the Mailman 2.1.6rc3, and it tested okay. But, messages sent to previously existing lists all go to /home/mailman/files/shunt, and are not delivered. Is this a rights problem? I ran ...
    Larry HansfordLarry Hansford
    May 6, 2005 at 5:00 pm
    May 8, 2005 at 1:38 pm
  • Hello, I have some emails that have missed the automatic bounce processor and got sent to listadmin. Where should I send those bounced emails? Have a nice day. -- SubZero
    Sub ZeroSub Zero
    May 18, 2005 at 6:30 am
    May 19, 2005 at 7:36 pm
  • Thanks to Dan' suggestions I've fixed the perm error. I have a different MTA problem now. When I try to subscribe to the list, or send an email to the list I get...nothing. No email makes it trough ...
    JamesJames
    May 7, 2005 at 9:04 pm
    May 8, 2005 at 12:35 am
  • I built a new list server and will be moving the lists from the old server to the new. My question is - How do I set it so the old lists i.e. listname at old.domain.com will also still work with the ...
    Dave PisarekDave Pisarek
    May 11, 2005 at 4:32 pm
    Jun 13, 2005 at 2:47 pm
  • Hi list, I am somewhat new to mailman, so please bear with me. I currently have 5 lists running, all configured differently, and when it is working, I love mailman. I have now encountered 3 ...
    Jess MooersJess Mooers
    May 24, 2005 at 11:28 pm
    May 25, 2005 at 7:18 pm
  • Greetings, I will start by saying that I both a newbie to both Mailman and Python, although I have worked with Perl for years. I have installed Mailman 2.1.5 and integrated with Postfix v2.1.5. I ...
    Pelkey, JeffPelkey, Jeff
    May 23, 2005 at 6:38 pm
    May 23, 2005 at 9:37 pm
  • If I send a 500K mp3 attachment to one of my lists, it disappears. I don't get any moderator requests. The acceptable file size is OK per the web interface setup. If I send the same attachment to a ...
    John FlemingJohn Fleming
    May 16, 2005 at 12:40 pm
    May 17, 2005 at 11:46 am
  • Can someone explain what I need to do when I get this error - I don't want to have to re-run configure. Group mismatch error. Mailman expected the mail wrapper script to be executed as group "mail", ...
    John PoltorakJohn Poltorak
    May 10, 2005 at 10:45 pm
    May 11, 2005 at 5:23 pm
  • Hi there! I was hoping to get some help from another user who may have run into this problem. I can't find anything about it in the FAQ's. I am trying to post to my mailing list but I receive the ...
    April CoxApril Cox
    May 2, 2005 at 11:36 pm
    May 5, 2005 at 1:59 pm
  • I'm running mailman-2.1.4-83.4 on a SuSE linux server and connecting to view mail using both Squirrelmail and Thunderbird. I've set up a mailing list (job2 at aurora.qrc.com) for our HR dept. that ...
    Gretchen StantonGretchen Stanton
    May 27, 2005 at 2:37 pm
    May 29, 2005 at 10:26 pm
  • Hi I am running several lists here and they all are non moderated. Now I am trying to set up a moderated list. I have tried almost everything but whenever I have a moderated user their message never ...
    Tariq JavaidTariq Javaid
    May 19, 2005 at 4:41 pm
    May 24, 2005 at 9:01 pm
  • Hello list In the bounce log file there are written some lines after email send to a list. What is the meaning of score? Fo eg: May 20 13:13:32 2005 (1714) my at mail.gr: <list_name current bounce ...
    NikosNikos
    May 20, 2005 at 10:31 am
    May 24, 2005 at 2:25 pm
  • Hello, Please bear with me as I try and get my Mailman skills in order, previously I was just babysitting this thing, but now I'm trying to dig in and make sure everything is actually working as it ...
    Charles SprickmanCharles Sprickman
    May 13, 2005 at 9:57 pm
    May 15, 2005 at 4:01 pm
  • All of a sudden, within the last hour or so, subject_prefix on both mailman-users at python.org and mailman-developers at python.org is being added to replies even though it's already present ...
    Mark SapiroMark Sapiro
    May 13, 2005 at 4:23 am
    May 13, 2005 at 5:37 pm
  • How do you edit the confirm page http://www.gruuve.com/mailman/confirm/mailman/434fcc341a09120e76d0b41ba564a676ee90f523
    Daya BaranDaya Baran
    May 6, 2005 at 7:49 am
    May 12, 2005 at 8:27 am
  • I've got a server running mailman 2.0.13 and I'd like to move all the lists over to a new server running 2.1.5. I've got all the lists and archives moved over but none of the email addresses from the ...
    Tony BibbsTony Bibbs
    May 1, 2005 at 6:14 pm
    May 1, 2005 at 8:01 pm
  • Hi all, I'm using Debian Sarge, with postfix and apache. I'v installed mailman (2.1.5.8) and everything works fine... except that the mails don't go out! In fact, it seems like mailman doesn't talk ...
    Laurent LesageLaurent Lesage
    May 28, 2005 at 5:48 pm
    May 29, 2005 at 8:23 pm
  • Hello, i am trying to install mailman as a normal user on the system of my webhoster, because he does not have a mailsystem that good. Even though i did: chmod a+rx,g+ws mailmanrun/ I am still ...
    Peter SchnitzlerPeter Schnitzler
    May 25, 2005 at 12:59 pm
    May 26, 2005 at 1:08 pm
  • I would like to change the max_message_size for a group of lists. I plan to use withlist to do this. I have the withlist command below and can do it with all lists or 1 list but am unsure how to do ...
    Christopher AdamsChristopher Adams
    May 18, 2005 at 10:58 pm
    May 20, 2005 at 7:14 pm
  • I've been searching but I don't found the right way to do this. This is my config file: ... # Use this option if you want to restrict posting to list members. If # you want list members to be able to ...
    Miguel Tarazona BelenguerMiguel Tarazona Belenguer
    May 16, 2005 at 8:50 am
    May 18, 2005 at 7:12 am
  • We recently started a new installation on a Mailman list on a new server, and transferrred several lists from another server. One list with about 4000 subscribers was not configured properly (left ...
    William McLainWilliam McLain
    May 15, 2005 at 7:50 am
    May 16, 2005 at 6:39 pm
  • I apologize if this discussed elsewhere, I didn't find it. My domain host (http://www.siteground.com) runs mailman 2.1.5p1. I have a mailing list setup for my church for general news. The pastor and ...
    Ed DanleyEd Danley
    May 12, 2005 at 11:19 pm
    May 16, 2005 at 12:40 am
  • I'm running a fairly large (~125000 user) list that takes about 2 days to send to. Say, for example, we notice an error in a message that we sent out 2 hours ago, but that still has about 2 days to ...
    Tyler StricklandTyler Strickland
    May 9, 2005 at 6:18 pm
    May 10, 2005 at 6:13 pm
  • Is it possible to list only one languge in the "Initial list of supported languages" in %prefix/mailman/create page?
    JamesJames
    May 8, 2005 at 7:21 pm
    May 9, 2005 at 3:07 pm
  • Although I have been administering a mailman mailing list for many years, I am new to this list. And there is a specific reason why I am here. Until now we haven't used the archive option but there ...
    Lars H. AndersenLars H. Andersen
    May 31, 2005 at 10:13 pm
    Jun 3, 2005 at 12:35 am
  • Hi, I'm Running Mailman 2.1.5 and Python 2.3.4. I have a list with digest_size_threshold set to 30kb and digest_send_period set to NO that had a digest sent that was only 737 bytes in size when the ...
    SeanSean
    May 26, 2005 at 7:15 pm
    Jun 1, 2005 at 12:17 pm
  • Hi All, I've only recently discovered the world of regexps, so please bare with me. What I want to do is block messages whose subject starts with "[SPAM". Mail to my server goes through spamassassin ...
    David Powell (YANQ)David Powell (YANQ)
    May 30, 2005 at 10:58 pm
    May 31, 2005 at 6:56 am
  • Hi All, Is there a way to globally reset the digest option to "on" or "off" for all subscribers? I have an announce-style list that gets at most 1 message per month, and we've had a few people that ...
    Joshua BeallJoshua Beall
    May 28, 2005 at 3:27 pm
    May 28, 2005 at 10:19 pm
  • I like to repeat the following question I know the answer from Helmut Merz (Thu, 12 Sep 2002 01:06:55 -0700) http://www.mail-archive.com/mailman-users at python.org/msg12054.html but I?m still ...
    Achim HermesAchim Hermes
    May 27, 2005 at 3:47 pm
    May 28, 2005 at 7:12 pm
  • I'm getting quite a few 'angry' requests as to unsubscribe requires the user password and visitation to the site. Any way to create a simple UNSUBSCRIBE HERE url link which will automate the process? ...
    David WillsDavid Wills
    May 26, 2005 at 9:07 am
    May 28, 2005 at 8:16 am
  • Hello, I have two questions related to archiving with pipermail. 1? If the archive is made public, will google be able to index it ? 2? Is it possible to cutomise archive pages (list specific ...
    Christophe MeessenChristophe Meessen
    May 26, 2005 at 10:36 am
    May 27, 2005 at 12:00 pm
  • Hello mailman-users, I'm running a mailman-installation at a seperat server. It only gets the mails, an spread them to the users. The SPAM-filtering is running at another machine but also the ...
    Niels RichterNiels Richter
    May 25, 2005 at 4:54 pm
    May 26, 2005 at 2:12 pm
  • Hi all! concretely, what is the serve of the txt files in the archives considering there are the files mbox? And what is the serve of the txt.gz files ? reguards -- Jean-Philippe Giola - 6577
    Jean-Philippe GIOLAJean-Philippe GIOLA
    May 25, 2005 at 9:35 am
    May 26, 2005 at 1:37 pm
  • bin/config_list will produce an output file suitable for input to itself. bin/dumpdb will show more. But, if you're moving a list, why not just move the config.pck file. As long as you're not moving ...
    Mark SapiroMark Sapiro
    May 24, 2005 at 3:11 pm
    May 26, 2005 at 12:49 pm
  • I am getting emails with the following error in the body of emails being sent to the list owner: /bin/sh: mailman: command not found The subject reads as follows: [Mailman] Cron <mailman at xxxxxxxx ...
    Kris VassalloKris Vassallo
    May 24, 2005 at 10:19 pm
    May 25, 2005 at 12:40 am
  • Hi, I'd like to know if there is a way to include on each post the member's address to make the unsubscription easier. I receive too many unsubscription mails from addresses that are not members, ...
    David OcañaDavid Ocaña
    May 24, 2005 at 8:33 am
    May 24, 2005 at 2:38 pm
  • hi! i'm a new mailman user and I want to know why in the archives (.../archives/public/...) there is for a list only a directory and in that directory a txt file or a tarball file, and why sometimes ...
    Jean-Philippe GIOLAJean-Philippe GIOLA
    May 19, 2005 at 2:08 pm
    May 20, 2005 at 3:53 pm
  • Hi to all ;) I've been searching around the web and i found only the "rmlist -a" tool to delete archives. Is there a way to delete archives without deleting lists ? regards, f.
    Fabrice RégnierFabrice Régnier
    May 18, 2005 at 8:32 am
    May 18, 2005 at 11:08 am
  • Hi, I have this question: There are 2 list, mine and another one in majordomo. I want that if someone post an email to the majordomo list, a copy is sended to my mailman list. It would be like my ...
    Oliver Schulze L.Oliver Schulze L.
    May 10, 2005 at 6:05 pm
    May 16, 2005 at 12:42 pm
  • I've been trying to create a new list in mail man by using the ./newlist command from the bin directory. However, I get the following error each time I try to create the list: [root at s-ticket bin]# ...
    Patrick HumpalPatrick Humpal
    May 13, 2005 at 6:14 pm
    May 13, 2005 at 8:09 pm
  • A user is asking why HTML messages are ending up with attachments (which their organization is bouncing back to them since it doesn't allow HTML attachments). I found this in Defaults.py ...
    Scot HackerScot Hacker
    May 9, 2005 at 6:41 pm
    May 12, 2005 at 5:50 pm
  • Greetings, I am a list manager and was directed by my Mailman manager (hosting provider) to the Mailman FAQ Edit Wizard. When i did not find an answer to my question, I attempted to post to the list. ...
    Aaron BrashearAaron Brashear
    May 6, 2005 at 2:21 pm
    May 6, 2005 at 4:30 pm
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