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  • Setup: Debian AMD64 (mix testing/stable), Exim 4.62, Mailman 2.1.8 from source (with patch to allow @listname in allowed posters), multiple installations of Mailman (one instance of MM per virtual ...
    Bretton VineBretton Vine
    Aug 30, 2006 at 6:12 pm
    Sep 2, 2006 at 1:14 am
  • Anyone have a clue as to why one of our people might not be receiving messages he is sending to lists to which he is subscribed? I've checked and see his address on the membership list for each list. ...
    Allan TrickAllan Trick
    Aug 24, 2006 at 7:55 pm
    Aug 25, 2006 at 3:29 pm
  • Apologies for this, but... I can't get my lists to return a list of those members subscribed to them. I have followed the email commands in the FAQ and get replies saying that my command 'WHO' has ...
    Peter GreenPeter Green
    Aug 18, 2006 at 9:38 am
    Aug 28, 2006 at 4:13 am
  • This is the best email I have yet to find describing how mail.python.org proactive kills spam: http://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-list/2006-March/332443.html I'm also considering adding these ...
    Matt EnglandMatt England
    Aug 23, 2006 at 4:20 am
    Aug 24, 2006 at 3:43 pm
  • We have an announcement list set up on a high speed rails server. (high speed rails is a successor hosting service to zettai.net). Moderated members can't post. We have a few unmoderated members who ...
    David DiskinDavid Diskin
    Aug 27, 2006 at 4:31 am
    Aug 30, 2006 at 5:06 pm
  • Simple question, would it be possible to run mailman on one host, and the Postfix MTA on another host? The reason is that I'm configuring a new in/outgoing server that eventually should take over the ...
    Anders NorrbringAnders Norrbring
    Aug 30, 2006 at 7:32 am
    Oct 6, 2006 at 3:26 pm
  • Hi, I installed latest mailman distribution following the instructions and did ./configure --with-cgi-gid=apache However, after following the rest of the setup and trying to create a test mail list, ...
    Jason NovotnyJason Novotny
    Aug 21, 2006 at 8:56 pm
    Aug 22, 2006 at 6:09 pm
  • I've got a mailing list running successfully in Mailman, formerly on my own server, now being hosted at Dreamhost. A peculiarity of their implementation is that I don't have access to the archive ...
    David Dyer-BennetDavid Dyer-Bennet
    Aug 30, 2006 at 4:19 am
    Sep 3, 2006 at 1:00 am
  • I have just set up a new mailman list, which is working well. Thanks to the developers for this software. Very useful indeed. On looking at the downloadable archives, the message ids are very long ...
    Jon LooseJon Loose
    Aug 23, 2006 at 10:23 pm
    Aug 25, 2006 at 5:54 pm
  • I need to move 1 list from one server to another server. Which files do I need to copy, I already have mailman setup and running on the new server.
    JasonJason
    Aug 24, 2006 at 2:49 am
    Aug 25, 2006 at 3:32 pm
  • Hello, I installed and configured mailman on Debian Sarge running apache2 and exim4. I set up a list and the list adminstrator / owner can post to the list from a remote client. I am pretty sure that ...
    Oliver KönigOliver König
    Aug 31, 2006 at 10:17 pm
    Sep 1, 2006 at 10:34 pm
  • Fresh install of FC2 RPM. Configured by Plesk software (it simply added add_virtualhost('myhost') to bottom of mm_cfg.py). Using SMTPDirect but I am not sure what MTA is being used (and would like to ...
    SteveSteve
    Aug 12, 2006 at 7:08 pm
    Aug 14, 2006 at 2:54 am
  • Hello, Currently "View subscribers list" displays members in the following format: first.last at my.domain.com Is it possible to change the format to: first.last at my.domain.com Thanks Tom
    Tom KavanaughTom Kavanaugh
    Aug 31, 2006 at 5:13 pm
    Sep 1, 2006 at 4:55 pm
  • Moin, I recently took the administration of an mailinglist over. It was quite a shock to find out that it had over 8000(!) mails waiting in its moderation queue. The problem with this is of course ...
    Attila KinaliAttila Kinali
    Aug 30, 2006 at 12:37 pm
    Aug 31, 2006 at 11:51 am
  • Hi Guy's, Problem: Mailman is sending out unsolicited emails and I want to clear out the remaining emails. I will stop the service (at the machine itself) by: /usr/local/mailman/bin/mailmanctl stop ...
    Gary HallGary Hall
    Aug 24, 2006 at 3:57 pm
    Aug 26, 2006 at 3:32 am
  • Is there a way to set the moderator password with one of the command line tools?
    Alan HolmesAlan Holmes
    Aug 23, 2006 at 3:42 am
    Aug 25, 2006 at 3:49 pm
  • I'm moving my mailman lists to a new server and when I go to the web interface, I now get: Bug in Mailman version 2.1.8 We're sorry, we hit a bug! Please inform the webmaster for this site of this ...
    Anne RameyAnne Ramey
    Aug 24, 2006 at 8:00 pm
    Aug 25, 2006 at 1:22 pm
  • Hi! I am using Mailman on the FreeBSD + Mailscanner and Sendmail and it works great. I have a question however regarding the sender address in the emails which is sent to the list members. Currently ...
    Stefan SundbergStefan Sundberg
    Aug 24, 2006 at 11:19 am
    Aug 25, 2006 at 12:10 am
  • I want to enable a moderated list (that moderates emails from non subscribers) to always accept email that comes with a certain header attached (in this case, a header appended by ...
    Matt EnglandMatt England
    Aug 11, 2006 at 10:57 pm
    Aug 24, 2006 at 2:08 am
  • Can someone give me a hint why an umoderated user, for the purposes of posting to a one-way list, wold continually be moderated? I have double checked the moderation bit and it is off. Dave
    Dave FilchakDave Filchak
    Aug 17, 2006 at 8:35 pm
    Aug 19, 2006 at 5:13 pm
  • Hi. I'm trying to make my mailman works, but i got this error on mail.log: Aug 8 10:24:19 toyota postfix/virtual[12190]: 8629FE7B03: to=<|/usr/local/mailman/mail/mailman subscribe teste at ...
    Jonis Maurin CearaJonis Maurin Ceara
    Aug 8, 2006 at 1:29 pm
    Aug 8, 2006 at 4:09 pm
  • Is is cumbersome or possible to move archives from a listserv running on L-Soft into Mailman. I just took over an existing list and created it on Mailman. There are archives from the old list I would ...
    JewelJewel
    Aug 3, 2006 at 7:01 pm
    Aug 4, 2006 at 2:55 pm
  • I just moved a client to Dreamhost from another provider where they also had a Mailman discussion list. Everything is working at Dreamhost, but they have a strange request. They want all original ...
    Andrew JonesAndrew Jones
    Aug 23, 2006 at 6:23 pm
    Sep 27, 2006 at 8:06 pm
  • I've read the FAQ and followed the steps at " How to restrict the list so only authorized persons can post:" at http://www.python.org/cgi-bin/faqw-mm.py?req=show&file=faq03.011.htp but it does not ...
    Elizabeth SchwartzElizabeth Schwartz
    Aug 30, 2006 at 6:12 pm
    Sep 1, 2006 at 9:05 pm
  • Hi, For starters I have read the documentation available and done some googleing before this post. Today we have about 25-30 lists running on an old Debian Woody installation with postfix as MTA. ...
    Kim LeanderssonKim Leandersson
    Aug 25, 2006 at 10:15 pm
    Aug 26, 2006 at 5:52 pm
  • Sorry to post so many questions in the space of a week to this list. I work at a school and all the changes we make to our mailing lists tend to take place just once a year--now. So in a few days ...
    Allan TrickAllan Trick
    Aug 25, 2006 at 8:49 pm
    Aug 25, 2006 at 9:54 pm
  • I have seen many posts on this list from people who are running 2.1.5 (or earlier). I am wondering why someone would recently upgrade to 2.1.5 instead of to 2.1.8, which is the current release? ...
    Barry FinkelBarry Finkel
    Aug 25, 2006 at 2:18 pm
    Aug 25, 2006 at 5:57 pm
  • Hi all, We're running a site with a mailman 2.1.5 configuration with 40-50 lists on it, and some lists have a list address as a subscriber to the list.. ie the general@ list might have a bunch of ...
    Spyro PolymiadisSpyro Polymiadis
    Aug 24, 2006 at 2:19 am
    Aug 25, 2006 at 5:57 pm
  • Hi, I'm trying to set up Mailman on a Fedora Core 5 system running qmail. I'm using the current yum (rpm) package of Mailman. The 2.1 Installation Manual says: "Then make your aliases: .qmail = ...
    Peter HorstPeter Horst
    Aug 24, 2006 at 11:54 pm
    Aug 25, 2006 at 3:36 pm
  • Hi, We have a server where we host about 70 domains which are administrated via Plesk (http://www.swsoft.com/en/products/plesk/). One of the most popular applications used by the customer is mailman. ...
    Kim LeanderssonKim Leandersson
    Aug 14, 2006 at 9:54 am
    Aug 16, 2006 at 11:59 am
  • We have a problem where in recent weeks we have seen mailman stall on sending emails. The emails end up in the archives and get properly placed in qfiles/out but simply never get sent. A restart of ...
    Kevin A. McGrailKevin A. McGrail
    Aug 8, 2006 at 10:37 pm
    Aug 9, 2006 at 5:42 am
  • Hi All, Ive set my header filters on all my lists (some 40-50 lists) to filter spam by setting X-Spam-Flag: YES and action it to discard. Now ive noticed that for some reason these "rules' have just ...
    Spyro PolymiadisSpyro Polymiadis
    Aug 30, 2006 at 4:37 am
    Aug 31, 2006 at 12:04 am
  • I see that Mailman seems to work in frames "ok", but I have run into a small problem. On one of my sites I want it to be private. So to see the archive you must login. It asks for a user name and ...
    Todd WilliamsTodd Williams
    Aug 27, 2006 at 3:18 am
    Aug 27, 2006 at 4:40 pm
  • I am getting this email sent to me every 10 minutes and am not sure how to correct the problem. /var/mailman/pythonlib/japanese/c/euc_jp.py:3: RuntimeWarning: Python C API version mismatch for module ...
    Carolyn Van SlyckCarolyn Van Slyck
    Aug 20, 2006 at 7:36 pm
    Aug 22, 2006 at 2:11 am
  • I'm a solaris/linux sysadmin who's recently taken over the site administration of a mailman system after the departure of the guy who set the system up. We're currently running an older version of ...
    Larry JohnsonLarry Johnson
    Aug 16, 2006 at 7:46 pm
    Aug 21, 2006 at 7:51 pm
  • Hi, I have a mailman installation running on our qmail server that is involved in a slowdown in SMTP for the designated SMTPHOST in mm_cfg.py. I first noticed that the messages for the list go out ...
    Craig PettersenCraig Pettersen
    Aug 2, 2006 at 11:32 pm
    Aug 12, 2006 at 12:33 am
  • I'm trying to setup an announcement list only. I got everything working except for the fact that the FAQ said I should a 'Approved Header' so that someone can't Spoof the From Address. However, if I ...
    Matt ZurMatt Zur
    Aug 11, 2006 at 7:12 pm
    Aug 11, 2006 at 9:20 pm
  • Hello I have just installed Mailman 2.1.8 on an OpenSuSE 10.1 running on AMD64 system. I made the installation through YAST and it comes directly from the DVD downloaded from OpenSuSE site. The ...
    Niemi HannuNiemi Hannu
    Aug 10, 2006 at 5:01 pm
    Aug 11, 2006 at 4:58 am
  • For some reason, even though I formatted my message as content-type text/html, mailman changes the content-type to multipart/mixed. I checked the content filtering settings and nothing there that I ...
    Ki SongKi Song
    Aug 9, 2006 at 5:30 pm
    Aug 9, 2006 at 5:46 pm
  • Does anyone know of a way to archive emails similar to the way a forum is laid out? I'm finding more and more that I glean better info from web based forums, rather than email archives, simply ...
    Jim PopovitchJim Popovitch
    Aug 9, 2006 at 2:17 am
    Aug 9, 2006 at 3:23 am
  • I have almost successfully moved a set of lists to a new computer. Both are running OS X server, the older Mailman 2.1.6, the new 2.1.8 All I need to do is make the lists advertised on the listinfo ...
    Richard CraneRichard Crane
    Aug 8, 2006 at 6:37 pm
    Aug 9, 2006 at 2:16 am
  • Dear list, I'm having major problems installing Mailman on my SuExec enabled server. I have followed pertinent instructions regarding installation in this environment, but cannot seem to access any ...
    Dan ZazDan Zaz
    Aug 3, 2006 at 9:08 pm
    Aug 3, 2006 at 9:31 pm
  • How can I change the value in the signature of list messages from mailman-owner at globalhost, to mailman-owner at specific-listowner ? thank you
    Lenny ShovskyLenny Shovsky
    Aug 2, 2006 at 5:25 pm
    Aug 3, 2006 at 1:34 pm
  • I can't figure out why my mail.log file has stopped logging. My other logs continue to grow. Any direction on how I can begin to troubleshoot this? J
    JewelJewel
    Aug 29, 2006 at 1:25 pm
    Aug 29, 2006 at 3:16 pm
  • hi, i have a few mailing lists. i saw, that all lists are listet here: e.g. for python.org lists http://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo so is it possible to remove a mailinglist from this overview? ...
    Martin HeldMartin Held
    Aug 29, 2006 at 12:01 pm
    Aug 29, 2006 at 3:15 pm
  • Hi There! After installing a Suse9.3, mailman and importing the old mailing lists we can't use it anymore. We also tried the script that sets proper rights to all directories and so on. Nothing helps ...
    Heinrich, MaximilianHeinrich, Maximilian
    Aug 28, 2006 at 12:55 pm
    Aug 28, 2006 at 5:47 pm
  • I've been using other mailing list software for a number of years (major domo). I am now moving all my clients to Plesk servers and they use Mailman. So I need to configure the lists. I had changed ...
    JT ThompsonJT Thompson
    Aug 28, 2006 at 2:07 am
    Aug 28, 2006 at 4:14 am
  • Hi, I seem to be having an ongoing error with mailman, at least one list is failing to work after working for a period.... The list from the mailman end seems to work as I can subscribe people and ...
    Steven JonesSteven Jones
    Aug 27, 2006 at 10:53 pm
    Aug 28, 2006 at 2:12 am
  • I've set up a number of mailman lists with dreamhost. As far as I can tell, everything is working okay. Users are able to post messages by sending an email to listname at domain.com but we need ...
    RosewoodRosewood
    Aug 27, 2006 at 2:05 am
    Aug 27, 2006 at 2:52 am
  • I was trying to determine if a message was sent to the lists it should have been sent to, and see two different types of entries in my SMTP log: Does the first line indicate the sending of a message ...
    Allan TrickAllan Trick
    Aug 25, 2006 at 3:20 pm
    Aug 25, 2006 at 4:03 pm
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