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  • Hi, I am running Centos 5.3 with all of the updates. I needed a mail list server so I installed mailman and postfix. I did yum install postfix and yum install mailman. postfix installed and can send ...
    Greg WhiteGreg White
    Jul 29, 2009 at 10:41 pm
    Aug 5, 2009 at 8:03 pm
  • Is it possible to have (a single instance of) Mailman installed and accessed by different domain names such that each domain sees a different set of mailing lists? I.e. example.com has the following ...
    Grant TaylorGrant Taylor
    Jul 9, 2009 at 6:56 am
    Jul 13, 2009 at 3:23 pm
  • I just upgraded to Mailman 2.1.12. I noticed that the digests are not going out. When I run the /bin/senddigests script manually, it goes through all list digest mailboxes and I get this message: ...
    Christopher AdamsChristopher Adams
    Jul 18, 2009 at 7:49 pm
    Jul 21, 2009 at 5:23 am
  • Hello world, some of my list members have a mail address like recipient at example.com - nothing special about that. When mail is delivered to their address, their ISPs mail server rewrite the ...
    Stefan FörsterStefan Förster
    Jul 7, 2009 at 9:22 pm
    Jul 9, 2009 at 3:26 pm
  • I've been running lists for years, and the filtering has been pretty good at blocking posts from non-members. But recently, there have been some leaks, allowing non-member spammers to slip a message ...
    Robert Boyd SkipperRobert Boyd Skipper
    Jul 5, 2009 at 5:19 pm
    Jul 8, 2009 at 12:57 am
  • IOError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: '/usr/local/mailman/lists/ mailman/config.pck' all the config.pck files have the same permissions though: 10 -rw-rw---- 1 mailman mailman 8556 Jul 21 12:00 ...
    LuKremeLuKreme
    Jul 22, 2009 at 2:02 pm
    Jul 24, 2009 at 2:02 pm
  • Since implementing Mailman under OS X Server 10.5.7, I've been seeing? Jul 16 11:00:00 server-name com.apple.launchd[1] (0x1029d0.cron[1618]): Could not setup Mach task special port 9: (os/ kern) no ...
    Bryan HarrisonBryan Harrison
    Jul 16, 2009 at 6:44 pm
    Jul 17, 2009 at 5:45 am
  • Hi, The email command interface is not working for me. I have seen the following in mailman configuration : "example-list-request at mydomain.com : Allows you to run commands on your list via email. ...
    JibinJibin
    Jul 21, 2009 at 12:48 pm
    Jul 30, 2009 at 9:17 pm
  • So I seem to be getting flooded with spam being send to liphp-dev-owner at lists.liphp.org , and it seems to have the on behalf of .... in there. Is there a way to stop this. I get a couple hundred ...
    Donald J. Organ IVDonald J. Organ IV
    Jul 21, 2009 at 4:19 pm
    Jul 22, 2009 at 10:34 am
  • Since upgrading to version 2.1.12, I have experienced a number of errors that have resulted in a "You've Hit a Bug". So far, I have been able to patch things up. The latest occurs when a user ...
    Christopher AdamsChristopher Adams
    Jul 22, 2009 at 4:55 pm
    Jul 23, 2009 at 5:00 pm
  • hi, I have a client who has 15 lists, 100 people in each, his hosting plan has kinda of these limitations .. he's got an email address for cancellation but it's hell to go thru the whole 15 lists ...
    Khalil AbbasKhalil Abbas
    Jul 17, 2009 at 3:48 am
    Jul 17, 2009 at 10:39 pm
  • Is it possible to exclude a certain DSN status code from bounce processing? I would like for all 5.2.2 (mailbox full) bounces to be ignored. I do not want them counted as soft or hard bounces. I just ...
    Tim GermanTim German
    Jul 8, 2009 at 7:20 pm
    Jul 14, 2009 at 3:37 pm
  • How can I customize Mailman's special addresses? It seems like it uses listname-request, listname-bounce, etc.. I'd like to use my own. For example, if my listname is list_domain.tld and my virtual ...
    Lawrence ChanLawrence Chan
    Jul 4, 2009 at 9:42 pm
    Jul 6, 2009 at 7:47 pm
  • Sometimes people post messages with attachments. They get archived with the message ?attachment was scrubbed...? and renamed simply ?attachment? and if the mime type wasn?t recognized, also the file ...
    Edward HarveyEdward Harvey
    Jul 31, 2009 at 8:54 pm
    Aug 2, 2009 at 4:10 pm
  • Hi All, I'm kinda new to the administrating mailman lists, and I've recently run into a problem with our current setup. We have multiple list, all the data is mounted over nfs, and we're seeing ...
    Gregory SkeltonGregory Skelton
    Jul 31, 2009 at 5:40 pm
    Aug 2, 2009 at 1:36 am
  • Hi all This must be triavial. Our mailman installation worked too good, too long. So we forgot its details. Now we are mirgrating to a new (virtual) server and I'm faced this problem. Old box: ...
    VizViz
    Jul 27, 2009 at 7:27 pm
    Aug 1, 2009 at 3:54 pm
  • Hi, I'm trying to install Mailman 2.1.12. It compiled fine, with the following flags: ./configure --prefix=/var/lib/mailman --with-username=list \ --with-groupname=list \ --with-mail-gid=daemon ...
    Remco PoelstraRemco Poelstra
    Jul 20, 2009 at 11:35 am
    Jul 22, 2009 at 3:29 pm
  • hello everyone from France ! ;-) done the 'direct upgrade' from 2.1.9 to 2.1.11 some time ago and just noticed something broken concerning the public archives (pipermail) :-( IMHO, there are some ...
    Geraud GuibertGeraud Guibert
    Jul 27, 2009 at 3:46 pm
    Jul 28, 2009 at 3:22 pm
  • Hello, Could you please tell me how to delete one of my mailing lists? Thanks! Kim Wagner Education Oasis http://www.educationoasis.com
    K WagnerK Wagner
    Jul 24, 2009 at 9:31 pm
    Jul 25, 2009 at 1:46 pm
  • I don't understand the whole reply to stuff. I don't want to allow users to hit reply and it to reply to the group. I have it set to strip the header and the reply to is set to poster. Please help. ...
    WayneWayne
    Jul 23, 2009 at 4:10 pm
    Jul 24, 2009 at 6:27 pm
  • Maybe I'm missing this but my server only lets me send 200 per hour. I need to send a message once per week to a club of 600. I can't find a batch processing timer, is there one?
    WebmasterWebmaster
    Jul 22, 2009 at 6:57 pm
    Jul 23, 2009 at 10:25 pm
  • Mailman seems to be wrapping my email text automatically-- I have sent email messages unwrapped from both Gmail and SquirrelMail and I still get my emails back through the list with word wrap. The ...
    Adrean ClarkAdrean Clark
    Jul 16, 2009 at 5:40 pm
    Jul 19, 2009 at 6:55 pm
  • :-) I've inherited a Fedora 8 server with a very long (~10 years) history of updates, upgrades, small changes etc. I've decided to install a new Linux server (Gentoo), configure it and (selectively) ...
    Marek KozlowskiMarek Kozlowski
    Jul 15, 2009 at 4:02 pm
    Jul 15, 2009 at 9:30 pm
  • Hello, I have mailman 2.1.9 running on Mandriva 2008.0 , Postfix (2.6.22.19-desktop-2mdv) I have above 20 lists. All are working except one; which oldest and most active. postfix delivers to mailman ...
    Mustafa AkgulMustafa Akgul
    Jul 9, 2009 at 8:26 am
    Jul 13, 2009 at 7:40 pm
  • Hi all, we are using mailman 2.1.12 and postfix on our own server and we are currently having some issues with special characters in the "subject" line. When I send a mail with the test subject ...
    Malte GerschMalte Gersch
    Jul 8, 2009 at 8:12 am
    Jul 13, 2009 at 1:34 pm
  • I've been running a private list for several years with Mailman configured to reject posts from non-members without any issues. Recently, however, I've been getting spam with forged headers which ...
    Daniel D JonesDaniel D Jones
    Jul 11, 2009 at 10:52 pm
    Jul 13, 2009 at 3:29 am
  • Dear sir/miss, When using your software I keep having the same problem and I really cannot figure out how to solve it! How do I sent a emailmessage to all the people in my mailing list that I have ...
    Atma RAtma R
    Jul 6, 2009 at 6:00 pm
    Jul 8, 2009 at 2:59 pm
  • I can't seem to find where to add a new member to an existing list. Can you help? RaeLynn ----------------------------------------------------------- RaeLynn Boes UGRL Operations Coordinator Purdue ...
    Boes, RaeLynnBoes, RaeLynn
    Jul 30, 2009 at 5:18 pm
    Aug 1, 2009 at 3:47 pm
  • I feel like this is a silly question, but I have search all of the setting files on my mailman server. When users send a message to mailman@, a copy of the message is going to another email address. ...
    Melinda Humphrey-GilmoreMelinda Humphrey-Gilmore
    Jul 31, 2009 at 1:08 pm
    Aug 1, 2009 at 3:06 pm
  • Hii Guys I get the following error while running bin/genaliases anirudh at ani-lap:/usr/local/mailman/bin$ ./genaliases postalias: fatal: bad string length 0 < 1: setgid_group = Traceback (most ...
    Anirudh nairAnirudh nair
    Jul 31, 2009 at 5:25 am
    Aug 1, 2009 at 3:01 pm
  • Hello, I think this is my post to the Mailman Users mailing list. Hi everyone! :) I supposed this would be a FAQ, but I can't find it in Mailman's web site. My question is: "Is there any email ...
    Ricardo Dias MarquesRicardo Dias Marques
    Jul 31, 2009 at 4:04 pm
    Jul 31, 2009 at 4:48 pm
  • Hi, I am facing a problem in the tracker updates for sending mails. I am creating a new tracker item. I need to receive any updates on that tracker item and also if a person creates another tracker ...
    LeenaNairLeenaNair
    Jul 29, 2009 at 2:18 pm
    Jul 30, 2009 at 6:06 pm
  • Hi, My name is Luke and would greatly appreciate any advice and direction.. My ham radio club located here in Western New York has been using the mailman email reflector for many many years, with ...
    Town Country Florist - LukeTown Country Florist - Luke
    Jul 30, 2009 at 2:41 am
    Jul 30, 2009 at 11:32 am
  • dear sir, can you help me with mailman mail list ? how can I export my member list from mailman mail list to txt file ? thanks again for your help Ali
    AliS Q8AliS Q8
    Jul 26, 2009 at 10:48 am
    Jul 28, 2009 at 1:59 pm
  • Hi all, I've a working installation of mailman-2.1.11. Suddenly the "config_lists" stops working :-( The command "./config_list -o - sandbox" ends its output with As far as I remember the command ...
    Frank ElsnerFrank Elsner
    Jul 27, 2009 at 12:37 pm
    Jul 27, 2009 at 1:05 pm
  • Dear friends, I moderate a listserver called phm-exchange using mailman. Can you give me precise instructions on what to do to change the settings so my own postings to the list do not have to be ...
    Claudio SchuftanClaudio Schuftan
    Jul 24, 2009 at 5:05 am
    Jul 24, 2009 at 2:16 pm
  • Thanks to a Dreamhost technical support person writing a patch for Mailman running in a shared hosting environment, I can now use the list exclude feature to avoid duplicate messages when an address ...
    Cris McConkeyCris McConkey
    Jul 23, 2009 at 1:31 pm
    Jul 23, 2009 at 3:08 pm
  • Since upgrading to Mailman 2.1.12, the system has been generating dozens of messages similar to the one below. Prior to the upgrade, I did not see these sent from mailman-loop. I checked the mailman ...
    Christopher AdamsChristopher Adams
    Jul 20, 2009 at 5:37 pm
    Jul 21, 2009 at 12:45 am
  • Hi i run a mailman list and am having complaints from members because , for example an email is sent to the list at 0800 hrs and they are not receiving it until 2300hrs , the members all have ...
    Stevenmark1975Stevenmark1975
    Jul 19, 2009 at 6:04 pm
    Jul 20, 2009 at 7:12 am
  • Hi, I have moved many lists from an old mailman (2.0.8) to a new mailman (2.1.9). Everything seems to be working fine except the archives. I could see the old archives, but the new archived wouldn't ...
    C ccC cc
    Jul 16, 2009 at 6:20 pm
    Jul 17, 2009 at 11:23 pm
  • When switching servers, I seem to have lost my email list. Is there a way to retrieve? Please advise. Thanks. The Dorchester Arts Collaborative was founded in 2002 to develop and facilitate arts ...
    Donna PennDonna Penn
    Jul 13, 2009 at 2:10 pm
    Jul 14, 2009 at 3:30 pm
  • I need to change all addresses on 100 lists from @xxx.ctc.edu to @xxx.edu; Can you suggest the least complicated, fastest way to do so? Thank you, Sandi Gruver Unix System Administrator SBCTC-IT ...
    Gruver, SandiGruver, Sandi
    Jul 9, 2009 at 8:31 pm
    Jul 13, 2009 at 2:48 pm
  • Hi, mailman stopped to deliver mails to my mailing lists. All I see in the mail.log is Jul 9 08:07:11 camelot postfix/smtpd[24216]: connect from domain.tld[IP] Jul 9 08:07:11 camelot ...
    Olaf FoellingerOlaf Foellinger
    Jul 9, 2009 at 6:19 am
    Jul 13, 2009 at 1:55 pm
  • I was wondering if I can create a mailing list, I'm a Computer Science graduate from the American University in Cairo, and my objective of my mailing list is to help people living in around Egypt, ...
    Hisham ElHifnawiHisham ElHifnawi
    Jul 12, 2009 at 8:16 am
    Jul 13, 2009 at 1:50 pm
  • When someone tries to use the self registration page and/or the email subscribe function. They never receive a confirmation e-mail. Also, the server shows the e-mail subscribtion requests as being ...
    Louis ZookLouis Zook
    Jul 12, 2009 at 9:32 pm
    Jul 13, 2009 at 6:46 am
  • For many years I have been running Mailman with several mailman lists using multiple domains (virtual hosts) on a single server without major issues (Thanks btw for this great and reliable software - ...
    Amardeo SarmaAmardeo Sarma
    Jul 12, 2009 at 4:13 pm
    Jul 12, 2009 at 11:59 pm
  • Hi, I am an administrator for a mailing list that uses unicode extensively. Mails containing unicode are garbled in daily digest mode. The same mail with unicode is faithfully transmitted in ...
    Naresh CuntoorNaresh Cuntoor
    Jul 6, 2009 at 5:23 pm
    Jul 8, 2009 at 3:15 pm
  • Hi - hope you can help me with a bug I encountered when trying to open one of my lists - here is the error message: Bug in Mailman version 2.1.12 We're sorry, we hit a bug! Please inform the ...
    Lisa McClearLisa McClear
    Jul 7, 2009 at 7:24 pm
    Jul 8, 2009 at 7:16 am
  • I had a delivery problem and a bunch of users at one server all got "nomail". I know who they are [list_members --nomail], but I've been looking through bin/* and I don't see exactly how I can set ...
    Bernie CosellBernie Cosell
    Jul 6, 2009 at 1:01 pm
    Jul 6, 2009 at 2:58 pm
  • Greetings, I administer a list provided by my organization's hosting service. I didn't have to install anything, just "turn it on" and then set my parameters in the administrative interface. The last ...
    Allen SullivantAllen Sullivant
    Jul 3, 2009 at 4:03 am
    Jul 6, 2009 at 5:57 am
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