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  • OK, I've got another problem with Qmail/Plesk/Mailman (same customer, rebuilt server). Plesk is 7.5.4 reloaded. Mail delivered fails with "need GID 110 got 101" error. I set up the brute-force ...
    Douglas G. PhillipsDouglas G. Phillips
    Sep 6, 2006 at 5:05 am
    Jul 28, 2009 at 3:31 pm
  • I was surprised to find the Mailman lists not on Gmane, and some googling revealed some sort of religious flame war I don't really want to get into. But, I think at the very least, mailman-announce ...
    Jason R. MastalerJason R. Mastaler
    Sep 16, 2006 at 6:30 pm
    Sep 22, 2006 at 8:31 am
  • At least on Mailman 2.1.6, something about how the page where you enter the administrative password is designed prevents Firefox from remembering that password for me. It's extremely annoying, I have ...
    David Dyer-BennetDavid Dyer-Bennet
    Sep 5, 2006 at 3:30 pm
    Sep 5, 2006 at 10:01 pm
  • I'm running mailman 2.1.8 on Solaris 10 (06/06) After working fine for a month, my mailman install broke this morning (I know something must have changed but I can't see what!) Mail sent to lists ...
    Elizabeth SchwartzElizabeth Schwartz
    Sep 22, 2006 at 10:15 pm
    Sep 27, 2006 at 5:35 pm
  • How can I set mailman to use the MX record instead of localhost (or one static address) for sending mail? Thanks! Jay Vaagen Certified Technician Abadata Computer Corporation, Inc. <mailto:jay at ...
    Jay VaagenJay Vaagen
    Sep 13, 2006 at 3:54 pm
    Sep 14, 2006 at 3:11 pm
  • In the admin, I set the the "obscure address" to NO, but addresses are still shown as: "amember at somewhere.com" Setting from YES to NO had no effect. Radio button NO is still set. I run a separate ...
    Jack StoneJack Stone
    Sep 3, 2006 at 1:06 pm
    Sep 5, 2006 at 12:56 pm
  • Greetings List, Got a question. I picked up another Mac, so I'm going to rebuild my list server from scratch, using Postfix 2.3.3 and Mailman 2.1.9. The default python install supplied by Apple is ...
    Stubbs JeffStubbs Jeff
    Sep 27, 2006 at 3:04 pm
    Sep 29, 2006 at 4:28 am
  • Hello, I am running mailman / postfix on Ubuntu 6.06 (using apt-get latest standard versions) I have everything working correctly, except that when people send mails to the list, it takes on average ...
    MalMal
    Sep 1, 2006 at 2:21 pm
    Sep 3, 2006 at 8:13 am
  • The config_list utility doesn't include the "public HTML pages" (most importantly for me, the "General List Information Page") as part of the configuration that it copies from one list to another. ...
    Ken WinterKen Winter
    Sep 5, 2006 at 9:41 pm
    Sep 7, 2006 at 1:53 am
  • I know this isn't a postfix forum but if anyone will know it is this list. Is there a way to setup postfix that if it cannot deliver the email itself it will relay it to another server for delivery. ...
    Jason [WeatherServer]Jason [WeatherServer]
    Sep 3, 2006 at 4:51 pm
    Sep 4, 2006 at 8:10 am
  • I am using Mailman v2.1.6 and I was wondering whether it is possible to have a different DEFAULT_URL_PATTERN per virtual host? For my main site, example.com, I would like it to use https://%s/mailman ...
    Benjamin DonnachieBenjamin Donnachie
    Sep 17, 2006 at 10:51 pm
    Oct 14, 2006 at 12:44 pm
  • Is one of the other lists a better place to ask this? -------- Original Message -------- Subject: archive emails are garbled Date: Thu, 14 Sep 2006 13:38:57 -0700 From: Justin Zygmont <justin at ...
    Justin ZygmontJustin Zygmont
    Sep 15, 2006 at 10:52 pm
    Sep 21, 2006 at 5:47 pm
  • I have my php script running as a user in the mailman group, but when I try to do: //add user to Admin email list $command = "/usr/local/mailman/bin/add_members -r ".$Filename." admins"; ...
    Anne RameyAnne Ramey
    Sep 18, 2006 at 6:42 pm
    Sep 19, 2006 at 1:06 pm
  • Hello I have two problems with digests, and maybe you can help me: - on one mailing list some users complain that they don't get their own posts when they get the digest. I've tried this on a test ...
    Mário FilipeMário Filipe
    Sep 7, 2006 at 1:57 pm
    Sep 14, 2006 at 9:40 am
  • Hi, First of all - thanks to those who pointed me to help for setting up mailman to run under https. This now works fine. Some may be interested to know that for reasons of security I also disabled ...
    Jon LooseJon Loose
    Sep 10, 2006 at 6:01 pm
    Sep 12, 2006 at 8:13 am
  • Hi Folks I've googled the archives and poked around as much as I could, but cannot find the answer to my problem, so I figured I'd post to the list to see if anyone had any ideas. We had a very large ...
    Wallace winfreyWallace winfrey
    Sep 29, 2006 at 11:11 pm
    Sep 30, 2006 at 3:34 am
  • Hello: I just upgraded from Mailman 2.1.5 to 2.1.9 on FreeBSD 4.9 with Python 2.4 and Postfix 2.1.5. Mailman is now broken. I'm getting the following output constantly in /logs/error and no Mailman ...
    AaronAaron
    Sep 28, 2006 at 2:55 pm
    Sep 28, 2006 at 7:52 pm
  • Hello, My name is Franky St. Pierre and I am trying to set up Mailman for a new high school on a linux server. I am getting these errors when I try bin/check_perms -f (-bash: bin/check_perms: ...
    Franky St. PierreFranky St. Pierre
    Sep 26, 2006 at 10:09 am
    Sep 28, 2006 at 1:23 am
  • Hi all, As list admin for over 90 lists, I have the need to frequently perform an inquiry to see which lists a member is subscribed to. As suggest here, this option is an ideal solution: By ...
    Dave TroianoDave Troiano
    Sep 19, 2006 at 7:36 pm
    Sep 21, 2006 at 4:33 am
  • I'm running mailman-2.1.6 on NetBSD 3.0 Sparc64. 1. Mailman is user 1003, group 1003 and all the scripts and binaries in /usr/pkg/lib/mailman/Mailman are owned by root:mailman except for: -rw-r--r-- ...
    Matt HerzogMatt Herzog
    Sep 11, 2006 at 2:13 am
    Sep 11, 2006 at 5:58 pm
  • I have a python script that can process an ascii text file, but I want to run this script for one of my mailing lists, so that it processes the e-mail message (the script populates my database). ...
    Nerses OhanyanNerses Ohanyan
    Sep 6, 2006 at 10:31 pm
    Sep 8, 2006 at 5:41 am
  • I am installing mailman 2.1.9 on my Fedora 4 server running with Apache 2.0.54 and Sendmail 8.13.4. I configured mailman as below: ./configure --prefix=/usr/lib/mailman --with-mail-gid=mail ...
    Test 123kingTest 123king
    Sep 28, 2006 at 10:23 pm
    Sep 29, 2006 at 5:06 pm
  • Hi guys, after a new mailman install via apt on an Debian system i?'am getting the following errors: Bug in Mailman version 2.1.5 We're sorry, we hit a bug! Please inform the webmaster for this site ...
    Stefan GroteStefan Grote
    Sep 18, 2006 at 4:03 pm
    Sep 23, 2006 at 1:56 pm
  • Is there a simple way to output to a file all lists with each lists associated member addresses? I know I can use: bin/list_lists -b and then: bin/list_members list-name for each list, but is there a ...
    Bill LandryBill Landry
    Sep 20, 2006 at 1:46 pm
    Sep 20, 2006 at 3:14 pm
  • I've setup a MM2.1.5 newsletter list and set it up to accept emails with the option added in the first line of the email Approved: password. Problem is I can't get it to accept an HTML file formatted ...
    David EllsworthDavid Ellsworth
    Sep 8, 2006 at 12:17 am
    Sep 9, 2006 at 12:37 am
  • Using the Mailman web admin interface, can I / how can I: 1. Delete an entire mailing list? 2. Clone the entire setup of a list, creating a new list with a different name but the same configuration? ...
    Ken WinterKen Winter
    Sep 1, 2006 at 7:42 pm
    Sep 2, 2006 at 2:54 am
  • [Using Mailman v 2.1.6] I'm getting the following error when I try to run fix_url. Can someone tell me what is wrong and how to fix it? Running fix_url.fix_url()... Loading list listname (locked) ...
    Catherine MaxwellCatherine Maxwell
    Sep 29, 2006 at 9:42 pm
    Sep 30, 2006 at 7:52 pm
  • I would like to set up a cron job to automatically send me an email with the current member list. I see that list_members is in the bin directory but I cant seem to get it to work via cron to send me ...
    David BootheDavid Boothe
    Sep 28, 2006 at 11:30 pm
    Sep 29, 2006 at 2:01 pm
  • We've been using Mailman for several years for a number of our lists, been reasonably happy, and will probably continue to use it. However, no single package is the right answer for all situations. ...
    TenantTenant
    Sep 7, 2006 at 8:19 pm
    Sep 13, 2006 at 5:52 pm
  • I need to create an announce only list, where people can subscribe, but they cannot post. I also have other lists that I will need to create continually that will not be this way. Is there a bit I ...
    Rob JacksonRob Jackson
    Sep 18, 2006 at 8:56 pm
    Sep 18, 2006 at 9:23 pm
  • Has anyone upgraded to 2.1.9 successfully? I tried upgrading as follows: ./configure with same params as my release. make install starts ok and ends ok but has one error: Creating architecture ...
    Dave SternDave Stern
    Sep 14, 2006 at 6:39 pm
    Sep 14, 2006 at 10:11 pm
  • On behalf of the GNU Mailman development team, I'm please to announce GNU Mailman 2.1.9. This is primarily a security and bug fix release and it is highly recommended that all sites upgrade to this ...
    Barry WarsawBarry Warsaw
    Sep 13, 2006 at 2:00 pm
    Sep 14, 2006 at 10:29 am
  • I have questions about Ubuntu mailman. I am installing mailman on an unbuntu system. I have installed mailman on a test box while I am waiting for the production hardware to arrive and be ...
    Barry FinkelBarry Finkel
    Sep 12, 2006 at 6:09 pm
    Sep 14, 2006 at 4:03 am
  • Hi, Does the VERP_CONFIRMATIONS = Yes only works on certain version of Mailman? We have Mailman version 2.1.1-5, Python 3.0.4-0.1, and Qmail (1.03-rhel3) and have set the setting as suggested; but we ...
    Jimmy DoJimmy Do
    Sep 5, 2006 at 9:20 pm
    Sep 12, 2006 at 6:12 pm
  • Hi there I'm in the middle of trying to set up mailman. I have everything working except for the non-digest mode. I have set up 3 test users. If i subscribe users as digest and then send emails the ...
    Peter EdleyPeter Edley
    Sep 8, 2006 at 7:22 pm
    Sep 8, 2006 at 9:55 pm
  • Folks: Being a nuB to Mailman (but old hand with majordomo), I have noted that if a message is being processed out to one of the large customer announcement lists (10,000+) that it seems the separate ...
    Jack StoneJack Stone
    Sep 6, 2006 at 1:45 pm
    Sep 7, 2006 at 9:55 pm
  • Can Google Free Search be set up to use for searches of my Mailman archives? How would I go about it? I searched the list archives here but didn't find anything on the topic. Also, the list in ...
    Bob BergeyBob Bergey
    Sep 27, 2006 at 9:58 pm
    Oct 3, 2006 at 6:37 am
  • I asked a similar question to this earlier (involving the g'zipped files in the archives). I inherited administration of a mailman system (I'm a solaris sysadmin) and have been trying to figure out ...
    Larry JohnsonLarry Johnson
    Sep 27, 2006 at 7:29 pm
    Sep 27, 2006 at 8:11 pm
  • Hopefully this is just a quick one. Having looked through all the documentation that I can find, as well as the FAQ's. It is my understanding that Mailman needs to be installed on the same host that ...
    Brandon SlatenBrandon Slaten
    Sep 26, 2006 at 8:29 pm
    Sep 27, 2006 at 5:29 pm
  • A question that's come up from list administrators is the issue of the daily administrative mail they get. In situations where the list is really low volume (yet somehow the listname finds itself in ...
    Bretton VineBretton Vine
    Sep 27, 2006 at 7:31 am
    Sep 27, 2006 at 4:46 pm
  • Greetings Everyone. I'm new to the list so here goes. I have a list of about 4000 email address that i have accumulated here at work and added them to my weekly announcement list. I would like to ...
    Duncan GordonDuncan Gordon
    Sep 26, 2006 at 6:21 am
    Sep 27, 2006 at 6:34 am
  • One of our bone-headed admins was playing around on the server and "broke" something in Mailman. Rather than try to fix it (I'm not a Python programmer!), I decided it was time for an update via ...
    Help DeskHelp Desk
    Sep 25, 2006 at 2:51 pm
    Sep 25, 2006 at 9:23 pm
  • Hi, Mailman has been working beautifully for awhile now but yesterday it just stopped. I wound up repairing all of the databases but it happened again today. I'm getting the following error: Sep 21 ...
    CarconniCarconni
    Sep 21, 2006 at 7:45 pm
    Sep 25, 2006 at 8:18 pm
  • I have a Debian server running 3 instances of postfix (2.3) with separate domains that I would like to integrate with Mailman (2.1.8). At this point I have the web interfaces and incoming mail to the ...
    Ken MacFerrinKen MacFerrin
    Sep 24, 2006 at 5:20 am
    Sep 25, 2006 at 3:40 am
  • Hello, is it possible to get it configured that no one can subscribe to the list - all subscribtion have to be done by an admin? I can choose confirm, approval or both - but is there a way to get ...
    Torsten KrahTorsten Krah
    Sep 19, 2006 at 2:56 pm
    Sep 20, 2006 at 9:01 am
  • I am having trouble getting my topics regex to handle replies to a topic. The list identifier is [Rappnet] Any of the following keywords are supposed to trigger the topic: Loc: Loc. Local: Local. The ...
    Tobey WheelockTobey Wheelock
    Sep 18, 2006 at 6:08 pm
    Sep 18, 2006 at 8:24 pm
  • Hi there, I run Mailman 2.1.8 on a Debian (Sarge) box. The MTA is Postfix (With amavisd, spamassasin and clamav). I have two fairly busy lists that each have less than 1000 subscribers. Yesterday ...
    Hennie RautenbachHennie Rautenbach
    Sep 17, 2006 at 10:32 am
    Sep 17, 2006 at 3:31 pm
  • Apologies if I've ignored something obvious here, but with 6 mailman installations (all upgraded to 2.1.9 with a patched sourced) I've found discrepancies in the version of ...
    Bretton VineBretton Vine
    Sep 15, 2006 at 10:17 am
    Sep 16, 2006 at 1:08 pm
  • In an effort to further tuneup/speedup the list deliveries (being choked again today), I have used the method below about an alternate smtp for mailman's use. However, I have yet to see any packets ...
    Jack StoneJack Stone
    Sep 11, 2006 at 4:12 pm
    Sep 12, 2006 at 1:15 am
  • Hi! I was rebuilding list archive, and during that process something stuck, and the process has not ended. I tried to restart it: /var/list/bin/arch --wipe listname but it seems to be hung up from ...
    AndyAndy
    Sep 8, 2006 at 11:22 pm
    Sep 9, 2006 at 4:15 pm
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