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  • Thank you for the feedback on this issue ... I wanted to give you an update about the newsletter this morning. The newsletter was generated by the server but it was never distributed to the mailing ...
    Greg SimsGreg Sims
    Jul 18, 2006 at 12:58 pm
    Jul 19, 2006 at 9:10 pm
  • I'm trying to run mailman 2.1.8 on a system with only 32 MB RAM (and ~100 MB swap). However, it fails to start - the system swaps very heavily, and then mailman gets killed by the kernel. Without ...
    Tomasz ChmielewskiTomasz Chmielewski
    Jul 2, 2006 at 10:46 pm
    Jul 3, 2006 at 9:54 pm
  • How do I send an HTML formatted e-mail to all the subscribers to my mailing list? Basically, I'm trying to use Mailman to send a monthly newsletter to all of our customers. This newsletter will only ...
    Ki SongKi Song
    Jul 18, 2006 at 4:24 pm
    Jul 19, 2006 at 2:54 am
  • Hi there, When I try to login to the admin interface for one specific mailing list on my site (the others work ok) I get this: ---------- Bug in Mailman version 2.1.5 We're sorry, we hit a bug! ...
    Brian CohenBrian Cohen
    Jul 13, 2006 at 9:50 pm
    Jul 14, 2006 at 4:35 pm
  • If you put the word unsubscribe in both the subject and the body, I am getting 2 unsubscribe messages. Each message has a uniq link to unsubscribe, but the both get sent out from the same unsubscribe ...
    Rob JacksonRob Jackson
    Jul 13, 2006 at 5:00 pm
    Jul 17, 2006 at 8:06 pm
  • I have few member lists under Mailman and I came across a situation where I would like to remove quite some members from different lists. What I'm doing now is browse through each list, searching for ...
    Eric OyeEric Oye
    Jul 25, 2006 at 8:17 am
    Jul 27, 2006 at 7:47 am
  • Do you mean the message for the user to confirm before being subscribed or the welcome message after subscription is completed? The former is Privacy Options...- Subscription rules- subscribe_policy; ...
    Mark SapiroMark Sapiro
    Jul 13, 2006 at 2:19 pm
    Jul 20, 2006 at 7:29 am
  • Hi All, I have two lists one called 'Board at blahblah.com' which is the board of directors and one called 'Members at blahblah.com'. My Member's list changes frequently. I would like to be able to ...
    Jon D. SlaterJon D. Slater
    Jul 10, 2006 at 5:09 pm
    Jul 20, 2006 at 5:55 am
  • Hi All, This problem came out of nowhere. Everything was just fine till today. I have a large announce-only list and use the 'Approved: password on the first line' method to securely send messages to ...
    Fabiano BrevesFabiano Breves
    Jul 10, 2006 at 8:32 pm
    Jul 13, 2006 at 1:19 am
  • Probably in common with most list admins, I get lots of requests to join from spam addresses. A lot of these seem to be from the same domain name for example joe.bloggs at 123abc.com. How do I add an ...
    Martin DennettMartin Dennett
    Jul 8, 2006 at 11:18 am
    Jul 8, 2006 at 8:27 pm
  • Hello, we had some problems with apache2 and mailman - after upgrading the server the lists are not shown anymore on the listinfo-site http://myserver/mailman/listinfo Under /var/lib/mailman/list my ...
    IT-Support @ AStA TU DarmstadtIT-Support @ AStA TU Darmstadt
    Jul 18, 2006 at 11:31 am
    Aug 28, 2006 at 1:05 pm
  • Would someone mind pointing me to a site where they've incorporated this engine into their mailman archives? I'd like to see the interface and operation before I try to set it up.
    Dewhirst, RobDewhirst, Rob
    Jul 31, 2006 at 8:23 pm
    Aug 1, 2006 at 10:21 pm
  • Hello, I'm setting up Mailman and have a bit of a difficulty. I've sent a 'subscribe' email to a list, and received back that it's awaiting admin approval. I login to the web page, go to the Pending ...
    Tony StockerTony Stocker
    Jul 25, 2006 at 8:34 pm
    Jul 25, 2006 at 10:14 pm
  • Dear Mailman users and admins! My server is behind a router, and all the mails coming via that router. THAT router tag the mails with a ****SPAM***** subject line when it reaches a limited spam ...
    GtnetGtnet
    Jul 17, 2006 at 8:27 pm
    Jul 19, 2006 at 9:34 pm
  • I've setup mailman to the letter using the GNU Mailman Installation Manual (Release 2.1), and I have been getting this error message when trying to create a new list using: ...
    Ki SongKi Song
    Jul 14, 2006 at 7:21 pm
    Jul 18, 2006 at 1:09 pm
  • HI, I have a mailman version 2.1.5 I want to run as a Newsletter thing (I have several discusson lists, too). Now what I want is * aggregate Mails Daily (as they are delivered by rss2mail) ** that ...
    Oliver GassnerOliver Gassner
    Jul 15, 2006 at 10:35 am
    Jul 16, 2006 at 12:57 am
  • Hello, When someone sends a request message to our Mailman server with the command "lists" it returns a list of mailing lists on the server -- even those lists that are set to private. We would like ...
    Catherine MaxwellCatherine Maxwell
    Jul 14, 2006 at 4:42 pm
    Jul 14, 2006 at 9:38 pm
  • Hi all, First posting here.... I have a mailman (2.1.8) running on a Debian (testing - etch) box. Unfortunately I am encountering problems with sending HTML email to the mailing lists. Mailman seems ...
    BrennoBrenno
    Jul 6, 2006 at 2:00 pm
    Jul 14, 2006 at 8:27 am
  • Hi, The Mailman 2.1.5 was running well. We wanted to move it to another computer with more powerfull hardware. We installed the same Linux system on the new computer. Then we moved all Mailman ...
    MardinMardin
    Jul 10, 2006 at 11:15 pm
    Jul 14, 2006 at 1:20 am
  • Hi, We are using Mailman version 2.1.1 for several radio stations. New FCC laws require these radio stations to keep a hard copy printout of the names and email addresses of the persons on their ...
    ElectroCitiesElectroCities
    Jul 28, 2006 at 3:13 am
    Jul 28, 2006 at 1:52 pm
  • Hi, I'm contemplating using mailman in a new system setup, and am hoping I could get a "heads up" warning about potential problems from the list before killing too much time on it. I have installed ...
    Jon LooseJon Loose
    Jul 26, 2006 at 7:21 pm
    Jul 27, 2006 at 8:40 am
  • Not too long ago, we switched out domain from wwwadm.mydomain.com to lists.mydomain.com. I used fix-url on all the lists, and when we create all lists now, we create then as ./newlist listname at ...
    Anne RameyAnne Ramey
    Jul 19, 2006 at 2:45 pm
    Jul 20, 2006 at 3:10 pm
  • Hello all, We have mailman installed in our machine and that has been working fine. Recently there was a post in our list regarding a certain topic and what seemed interesting to me is that the mail ...
    Prasanta BaruahPrasanta Baruah
    Jul 17, 2006 at 9:55 am
    Jul 18, 2006 at 11:55 pm
  • Only found one past entry for this in the archives/google, but unfortunately no answer/resolution. When an email comes into the list and it gets archived, it is gettings timestamped as CDT as opposed ...
    Chris McKeeverChris McKeever
    Jul 12, 2006 at 5:00 am
    Jul 13, 2006 at 1:38 pm
  • I've been using demime for years to strip reduna nt email footers (Sent by..., Post: ..., Options: ..., etc.) in addition to stripping attachments. I am now setting up a new server and plan to ...
    Jim PopovitchJim Popovitch
    Jul 12, 2006 at 2:38 am
    Jul 12, 2006 at 4:31 am
  • I recently installed mailman. How do I stop mailman from sending a confirmation e-mail if the e-mail address is already subscribed to the list? Right now, a message is sent stating that the e-mail ...
    Ki SongKi Song
    Jul 27, 2006 at 9:12 pm
    Aug 17, 2006 at 2:37 pm
  • I have a big problem, and I am hoping someone here has some advice... I have a person on my mailing list who has been very abusive, but has recently taken a turn to the creepy (I would call it ...
    Trent FisherTrent Fisher
    Jul 31, 2006 at 4:06 pm
    Jul 31, 2006 at 10:56 pm
  • Hello, I'd like to have an MTA who's only purpose is to accept SMTP connections for Mailman mailing lists and spawn the appropriate Mailman binary. This MTA will be fed emails from our Sun Internet ...
    Ivan FetchIvan Fetch
    Jul 27, 2006 at 4:58 pm
    Jul 28, 2006 at 3:19 pm
  • I have been rejecting messages from non-members but I am not sure that is the best practice. Is it better to "discard" rather than "reject" non-members messages? Thanks, LDB
    Lawrence BowieLawrence Bowie
    Jul 23, 2006 at 12:55 pm
    Jul 27, 2006 at 12:07 pm
  • Hi, I want to change the language of all members in a mailinglist. I did't find a direct way so I thought I dump the config.pck file with dumpdb edit the language with search and import the changed ...
    Michael MengeMichael Menge
    Jul 25, 2006 at 8:20 am
    Jul 26, 2006 at 2:05 pm
  • I do not have bounce processing enabled but yet one morning I have a list of about 15 users unsubscribed from the list. According to logs, they all look like this, someone at example.com ...
    Lawrence BowieLawrence Bowie
    Jul 21, 2006 at 11:52 am
    Jul 21, 2006 at 5:25 pm
  • Thanks Patrick! It appears this password is striped from the email header before it is sent out. This is important as the list password would be disclosed to everyone! Should the <list password be ...
    Greg SimsGreg Sims
    Jul 18, 2006 at 1:32 am
    Jul 18, 2006 at 3:00 am
  • I just cannot seem to get a workable solution to a problem I am having with Mailman. Although the list is set up to be unmoderated, I am still getting message to "accept or deny" a message from ...
    Dr. John CaccavaleDr. John Caccavale
    Jul 14, 2006 at 6:16 pm
    Jul 14, 2006 at 11:21 pm
  • Is there a built in option in Mailman to search all of the archives in a particular list? I saw this one listserv which has the option: http://lists.seyza.com/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/gnu-arch-dev I ...
    JewelJewel
    Jul 11, 2006 at 6:50 pm
    Jul 12, 2006 at 4:11 am
  • I'm administering a group of lists and have monthly reminders set, and the reminder is being sent out on time and such, however, when I receive my copy of the password reminder, the passwords listed ...
    Bob HoldenBob Holden
    Jul 1, 2006 at 11:11 pm
    Jul 2, 2006 at 2:27 am
  • We are a small non-profit organization. We send out a few email announcements each month using Mailman residing at our website hosting service. We are moving our website to another hosting service ...
    Marty BeilinMarty Beilin
    Jul 29, 2006 at 3:11 pm
    Jul 31, 2006 at 10:35 pm
  • Hi folks. Please excuse what may well be an FAQ but I did search the list archive and couldn't get an answer. I am running Postfix and Mailman on Fedora Core 5 system. More specifically: [root at ...
    Chris LawsonChris Lawson
    Jul 25, 2006 at 7:27 pm
    Jul 27, 2006 at 12:47 am
  • Mailman version: 2.1.7.cp2 Operating System: Linux Apache version 1.3.36 (unix) I was trying to edit the welcome message subscribers receive upon confirming subscription to a newsletter mailing list ...
    Tiffany MillerTiffany Miller
    Jul 19, 2006 at 9:05 pm
    Jul 20, 2006 at 6:17 am
  • I am importing about 66MB worth of converted mail into an active list .mbox file. Should I shutdown mailman while I do this? Basically I want to know what mailman will do if the listname.mbox file is ...
    Dewhirst, RobDewhirst, Rob
    Jul 18, 2006 at 11:05 pm
    Jul 19, 2006 at 12:59 am
  • Mailman Gurus, One of my list members is sending messages to one of my list as follows: MIME-version: 1.0 Content-type: text/html; format=flowed <x-html <!x-stuff-for-pete base="" src="" id="0" ...
    Allan HansenAllan Hansen
    Jul 16, 2006 at 3:41 pm
    Jul 17, 2006 at 3:05 am
  • Hello, I created the mailing list 'test' by using the web interface. As a confirmation I get: But after that it provides 2 buggy links without a slash: ...
    Til SchubbeTil Schubbe
    Jul 16, 2006 at 12:23 am
    Jul 16, 2006 at 5:51 pm
  • I have a small mailman (2.1.x) installation with a few lists. They just stopped working the other day. I did a mailmanctl restart and that did not fix it but a stop and then a start did. I saw ...
    Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLCChad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC
    Jul 15, 2006 at 2:37 am
    Jul 15, 2006 at 3:36 am
  • I am trying to verify that this is normal behavior for Mailman. I have been doing this for a number of years and never realized this. According to a previous post to the list: I interpret this to ...
    Christopher AdamsChristopher Adams
    Jul 13, 2006 at 10:16 pm
    Jul 14, 2006 at 5:55 pm
  • i have tried looking through the FAQs just looking to remove some out of date lists
    The League CA CitiesThe League CA Cities
    Jul 13, 2006 at 5:24 pm
    Jul 14, 2006 at 3:59 pm
  • Hello everybody, having spent many hours searching for an applicable HowTo I hope to get some help here. A former admin has setup Postfix on our servers running with virtual domains. As described in ...
    Martin HasselmannMartin Hasselmann
    Jul 13, 2006 at 8:22 am
    Jul 14, 2006 at 1:40 am
  • I have a mailing list on my server, running Postfix as my MTA with virtual domains. I'm using Dax Kelson's postfix-to-mailman.py which appears to be working fine (see here: ...
    Scott ChapmanScott Chapman
    Jul 12, 2006 at 10:00 pm
    Jul 13, 2006 at 11:27 pm
  • Just a quick question about using the inject script to put a message in a list queue... What exactly is the inject script expecting? As in what exactly is the format of the file that gets fed into ...
    DragonDragon
    Jul 13, 2006 at 9:34 pm
    Jul 13, 2006 at 11:09 pm
  • I am moving our mailman server to a new box. On the old box I was running mailman-2.1.5.32.FC3 and on the new box mailman-2.1.5.1-34rhel4.3. What dirs and files do I need to copy over from the old to ...
    James edwardsJames edwards
    Jul 5, 2006 at 6:22 pm
    Jul 7, 2006 at 10:43 pm
  • Hi all, Recently I found a fairly huge amount of files in the shunt queue (around 1500). All I could gather from the error log is that most of them were from an old bug in parsing weird charsets and ...
    Charles SprickmanCharles Sprickman
    Jul 31, 2006 at 11:08 pm
    Aug 1, 2006 at 8:27 pm
  • I wish to filter the emails to a mail list owner by doing the following: insert the line: OWNER_PIPELINE.insert(1, 'SpamAssassin') in mm_cfg.py. I am using fedora core linux server system. Thank you ...
    TroubleshooterTroubleshooter
    Jul 28, 2006 at 3:25 am
    Aug 1, 2006 at 12:29 pm
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