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  • For translators who haven't yet updated their translations for 2.1.10 and for other interested parties, I plan to release a 2.1.10 release candidate on April 14, 2008 and barring any issues with the ...
    Mark SapiroMark Sapiro
    Apr 5, 2008 at 5:10 pm
    Apr 23, 2008 at 3:12 pm
  • Hi, I'm installing mailman, I created the first mailing list[1], it works fine. So, it's possible to subcribe to the list, that works, but it isn't possible to send mails to the mailing list. It's a ...
    Shams FantarShams Fantar
    Apr 30, 2008 at 4:16 pm
    May 1, 2008 at 4:09 pm
  • Hello, This morning I moved Mailman from one machine to another and believe it is working yet I am seeing these errors in the post log: Apr 18 08:37:43 2008 (7627) post to ssg from dpifer at odu.edu, ...
    Darren G PiferDarren G Pifer
    Apr 18, 2008 at 12:43 pm
    Apr 19, 2008 at 3:37 pm
  • A couple of weeks ago our Mailman 2.0 server crashed (a physical problem, it wasn't Mailman's fault!) and we had to upgrade to 2.1 in a real hurry. As a result, I had to copy the entire ~mailman/data ...
    Chris WalthamChris Waltham
    Apr 7, 2008 at 1:32 pm
    May 8, 2008 at 2:39 pm
  • Hello, We have a list that we use for keeping backup logs and sometimes these logs get rather large. The list is moderated and sometimes the size of the message goes beyond the "Maximum length in KB ...
    Darren G PiferDarren G Pifer
    Apr 16, 2008 at 3:29 pm
    Apr 17, 2008 at 7:25 pm
  • Hello, I have a question about digests. I do not need them for the types of mailing lists we use, so I was glad to see an option to switch them off. I set DEFAULT_DIGESTABLE = No in mm_cfg.py and ...
    Zbigniew SzalbotZbigniew Szalbot
    Apr 26, 2008 at 11:40 am
    Apr 26, 2008 at 5:25 pm
  • I trying to find out if mailman uses the md5 checksum or this has to be set up with the installation. Any help on this would be greatly appreciated. I have not been able to find it so far.
    Melinda GilmoreMelinda Gilmore
    Apr 25, 2008 at 2:57 pm
    Apr 25, 2008 at 8:47 pm
  • I dumped out a list config and noticed at the bottom some config around "topics". Some of the comments in the text suggests that a list subscriber can "choose to only receive messages from the ...
    Apr 14, 2008 at 7:26 pm
    Apr 15, 2008 at 8:51 pm
  • I built an Ubuntu package for the patched Mailman 2.1.9, and when I tried to install it this morning, there was an error message stating that The directory /var/lib/mailman/qfiles contains files. It ...
    Barry FinkelBarry Finkel
    Apr 24, 2008 at 4:52 pm
    Apr 25, 2008 at 9:30 pm
  • Hi, I just noticed a message in the "bad" directory. I looked at it with show_qfiles and it looked harmless. Probably it was broken WRT its MIME encoding, but it wasn't a virus or anything. On a whim ...
    Sebastian HagedornSebastian Hagedorn
    Apr 25, 2008 at 1:39 pm
    Apr 25, 2008 at 7:43 pm
  • Hello, I'm using Mailman to manage a mailing list, which was previously hosted on yahoogroups. I like it so far, but I'm encountering what I think is a filtering problem. Basically, I don't want any ...
    Apr 12, 2008 at 9:29 am
    Apr 21, 2008 at 4:43 pm
  • Hi, We have internal Mailing List server running Mailman 2.1.9 and SENDMAIL 8.13.8. Whenever someone sent email to particular mailing list (everyone at managemant.bu.edu)consisting app 300 users ...
    Patil, Manjiri SPatil, Manjiri S
    Apr 16, 2008 at 4:03 pm
    Apr 18, 2008 at 12:53 pm
  • I need to send HTML email, or better I need to be able to do so. I've read a lot of posts that say how to prevent HTML emails to be sent, but I can't seem to be able to set mailman to accept them. I ...
    Giulio TroccoliGiulio Troccoli
    Apr 16, 2008 at 2:54 pm
    Apr 17, 2008 at 7:41 pm
  • System: Strato.de root Server with ServerAdmin24 SuSE 10.2 mailman 2.1.9 exim 4.6.6 python 2.5 No Problem: Create List in SA24 Subscribe and unsubscribe process seems ok moderation seems ok Web gui ...
    Apr 7, 2008 at 12:34 pm
    Apr 12, 2008 at 11:22 am
  • I'm sorry, I'm just not sure what the best subject line would be for this... 8^( I'm sure this has been going on for ages, but it's only just recently been brought to my attention. The problem - when ...
    Steve LindemannSteve Lindemann
    Apr 3, 2008 at 7:18 pm
    Apr 4, 2008 at 3:11 am
  • Hallo mailman-users, Is it possible to import an ASCII list of members for a mailing list? If yes, how to do it? Groeten, Hans. jdh punt beekhuizen bij duinheks punt nl --- GoldED+/LNX 1.1.5/080305 * ...
    Lists Mailman-UsersLists Mailman-Users
    Apr 25, 2008 at 8:17 am
    Jun 3, 2008 at 3:59 pm
  • Greetings. Apologies if this has been answered before but I didn't find a direct answer in the archives or FAQ. Is there a howto for installing Mailman from source inside the Apache chroot on ...
    David NewmanDavid Newman
    Apr 18, 2008 at 11:03 pm
    Apr 19, 2008 at 8:10 pm
  • I am having trouble understanding what is going on with the attachments and archives. I have a message being sent to the list that appears to be text with a pdf attachment. With Mac mail I receive it ...
    Con WielandCon Wieland
    Apr 15, 2008 at 8:35 pm
    Apr 17, 2008 at 12:25 am
  • Hi, list, The problem I'm trying to solve is that Hotmail (and probably msn.com) do not accept our Mailman emails - this seems to be a new phenomenon. The error code is "too many recipients". From ...
    Jussi HirviJussi Hirvi
    Apr 7, 2008 at 10:22 am
    Apr 8, 2008 at 11:46 am
  • Hi, which variable has the e-mail id of the receptionist and if i need to add that in the footer where should i set that. In the Non-digest option i said %(member)s but it shows that as such -- ...
    Apr 2, 2008 at 3:01 am
    Apr 2, 2008 at 3:46 pm
  • Hello, I have installed mailman and now upgraded to 2.1.10 and see the following in mailman's error log. Apr 25 20:02:49 2008 (24138) SHUNTING: ...
    Zbigniew SzalbotZbigniew Szalbot
    Apr 25, 2008 at 6:47 pm
    Apr 26, 2008 at 7:17 am
  • Does anyone know if an SME Server (7.3) Contrib has been created yet for 2.1.10? Thanks! :) Jim Hale The MIDI Trombone BBS - http://bbs.themiditrombone.net Fantastic Adventures Online BBS - ...
    Jim HaleJim Hale
    Apr 22, 2008 at 11:36 am
    Apr 24, 2008 at 3:31 pm
  • Hello, Just wanted to ask how you manage the following situation: There is a list of people you keep in an sql database. This database is edited/updated daily. From time to time you want to contact ...
    Zbigniew SzalbotZbigniew Szalbot
    Apr 21, 2008 at 4:10 pm
    Apr 21, 2008 at 6:18 pm
  • Hi all A different theme from the usual malicious subscription request, one of my list members has just received a confirmation e-mail generated by someone else. He is adamant it is not him, he is a ...
    Dave HillamDave Hillam
    Apr 16, 2008 at 2:35 pm
    Apr 17, 2008 at 5:49 pm
  • Hi, I checked the release notes for the 2.1.10 betas and didn't find anything about this, but thought I'd ask anyway... Any chance 2.1.10 will allow the admin to dump the list of subscribers from the ...
    Charles MarcusCharles Marcus
    Apr 14, 2008 at 2:51 pm
    Apr 15, 2008 at 4:45 am
  • I've got a number of mail lists I'd like to run without requiring the user to performan a confirmation or for the list-admin to approve. I've added to "mm_cfg.py" the lines: DEFAULT_SUBSCRIBE_POLICY ...
    Apr 12, 2008 at 12:51 pm
    Apr 12, 2008 at 11:33 pm
  • Hi, I want to use html tags in the mailman's footer when i use it, mailman escapes the tags, so how should i do that? -- regards, Prashanth http://munichlinux.blogspot.com
    Apr 4, 2008 at 1:57 pm
    Apr 4, 2008 at 6:08 pm
  • Hi, Overview of all ... mailing links points here to the local ip of the server, where all other links point to the right url. How can I change that? Hans -- Hans Gubitz <gubitz at netcologne.de A ...
    Hans GubitzHans Gubitz
    Apr 30, 2008 at 6:02 pm
    May 1, 2008 at 4:46 pm
  • This may be an issue I need to post to a sendmail list... but I'll start here. I have configured mailman and everything is up and working fantastically... with one issue: Mails sent to the list ...
    Lynn, Michael (A&E)Lynn, Michael (A&E)
    Apr 28, 2008 at 4:11 pm
    Apr 28, 2008 at 5:58 pm
  • Hello, Sorry for yet another post. I have been googling to find an answer but have not been successful. It seems that on my new server Mailman will sent each subscription request twice. Regular ...
    Zbigniew SzalbotZbigniew Szalbot
    Apr 26, 2008 at 5:53 pm
    Apr 26, 2008 at 6:50 pm
  • Hi, I just noticed a problem with our 2.1.9 installation. One of my colleagues complained that mails didn't go through to one of his lists. When I checked the logs, I found that sendmail handed the ...
    Sebastian HagedornSebastian Hagedorn
    Apr 23, 2008 at 3:09 pm
    Apr 24, 2008 at 3:47 pm
  • I have several mailman list on my Postfix server and all work as far as I know except for my most important one which is called "everyone" at example.com. This list goes out to everyone who has an ...
    Carlos WilliamsCarlos Williams
    Apr 17, 2008 at 1:17 pm
    Apr 18, 2008 at 12:27 am
  • Is there a way to configure mailman so that a user can e-mail unsubscribe to a list but not need to perform a confirmation (or having to provide their pswd). Thanks
    Apr 12, 2008 at 9:21 pm
    Apr 12, 2008 at 11:54 pm
  • Greetings, Some of my list admins want to be able to know if any member of their lists are with disk quota exceeded. I am sending a message to a test list and I have created a user in our system with ...
    Jo‹ao Sá MartaJo‹ao Sá Marta
    Apr 8, 2008 at 12:56 pm
    Apr 9, 2008 at 11:30 am
  • Hi everybody. I have a problem with Mailman. When I send an email to a list this won't be any problem for very little lists up to a size of about 15 subscribers. But if the list grows there are more ...
    Matthias RankMatthias Rank
    Apr 1, 2008 at 2:38 pm
    Apr 8, 2008 at 3:06 pm
  • Is there a simple way to control newsgroup posters? We interface our mailman list to a newsgroup. We find that not only do people who post via the newsgroup NOT have to subscribe to our email list, ...
    David BeaumontDavid Beaumont
    Apr 6, 2008 at 7:34 pm
    Apr 7, 2008 at 12:28 am
  • I am getting a great deal of spam to almost all of my lists. Well, not the lists per se, but to the owner's of the lists. Like: members-owner at server.org volunteers-owner at server.org board-owner ...
    Jon SlaterJon Slater
    Apr 3, 2008 at 12:19 am
    Apr 3, 2008 at 3:26 am
  • Hi, a mailman newbie here :) Before installing MailMan I want to know if there is an admin option for either disallowing attachments, ie removing them or bouncing messages if they have an attachment. ...
    Aaron GrayAaron Gray
    Apr 2, 2008 at 8:25 pm
    Apr 2, 2008 at 10:34 pm
  • Hi, I have a list that I run that is having moderation problems. While I have turned on all of the correct moderator options, certain addresses seem to be alluding the system, and it's causing a lot ...
    Apr 2, 2008 at 5:28 am
    Apr 2, 2008 at 8:17 pm
  • I've used this command regularly when folks addresses change but since upgrading it hangs very early along the way with no errors. ./clone_member -r katstein at uci.edu kvancko at uci.edu ...... ...
    Con WielandCon Wieland
    Apr 1, 2008 at 8:03 pm
    Apr 1, 2008 at 10:29 pm
  • Hi, I am using RHEL and its a 64 bit machine, using mod_python as well. I try to execute the from Mailman import MailList it fails saying: Mod_python error: "PythonHandler mod_python.publisher" ...
    Prashanth gPrashanth g
    Apr 1, 2008 at 6:22 pm
    Apr 1, 2008 at 8:00 pm
  • Hi, I am trying to perform the check installation step in the Mailman Installation Guide. I am receiving an error when I run the check_perms script from within my installation folder. [root at ...
    Bill Honneus (honneus)Bill Honneus (honneus)
    Apr 29, 2008 at 10:42 pm
    Apr 30, 2008 at 2:30 pm
  • Is there a way to configure a mail man distro so that when mail comes in from a specific user, the mail is accepted and put into the archive but this mail does not get sent to the actual distro? ...
    Apr 28, 2008 at 8:01 pm
    Apr 28, 2008 at 9:10 pm
  • I have a user asking if there is a way to send to selected list subscribers? He wants to send a message to about 100 subscribers. I don't think Mailman can do that from the members web page. Any ...
    John FlemingJohn Fleming
    Apr 28, 2008 at 1:11 pm
    Apr 28, 2008 at 3:27 pm
  • We have our corporate domain hosted on 1and1.com. Can we install mailman on the 1and1 environment? Anyone already doing this? -- =================================== Eric Snyder Pres/CEO; Snyder Thorn ...
    Eric SnyderEric Snyder
    Apr 25, 2008 at 11:14 pm
    Apr 26, 2008 at 9:49 am
  • Does mailman have restrictions for passwords. Like a number or cap needs in the passwords. I am not finding anything on that. I know in my experience it just lets me put in anything for a password, ...
    Melinda GilmoreMelinda Gilmore
    Apr 25, 2008 at 2:57 pm
    Apr 25, 2008 at 5:29 pm
  • I am running a home-built Mailman 2.1.9 Ubuntu package with the latest security patch. I see messages in the error log like this one: Apr 25 08:00:05 2008 (27326) IOError reading list extension: ...
    Barry FinkelBarry Finkel
    Apr 25, 2008 at 2:01 pm
    Apr 25, 2008 at 4:49 pm
  • Hallo mailman-users, I believe I saw this question before, but I couldn't find it any more. I'd like to configure a list so that only a few users may post to it. In other words, make it a news ...
    Lists Mailman-UsersLists Mailman-Users
    Apr 24, 2008 at 2:14 pm
    Apr 25, 2008 at 8:15 am
  • Hello: Please note that I am on a shared host that has a control panel (not cPanel), so I have to work from the administration page, I do not have access to the Python source code. I would like to ...
    Carlos CorredorCarlos Corredor
    Apr 22, 2008 at 10:05 pm
    Apr 22, 2008 at 11:59 pm
  • Mailmain is currently not sending traffic. But that's okay at the moment. One of my users wants to cancel a message she's sent. Normally I couldn't do this, because traffic goes out too fast for me ...
    McNutt Jr, William RMcNutt Jr, William R
    Apr 21, 2008 at 3:49 pm
    Apr 21, 2008 at 10:28 pm
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