Mailman, the GNU Mailing List Manager, is a program to manage mailing lists. It is released under the GNU General Public License.

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Mailman 2.1.12 - disable user passwords and listserv commands

Using Mailman version: 2.1.12 I'm looking for a way to do several things with Mailman: Disable user passwords completely. I know how to disable the reminders, but I'd like for them not to be set ...
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postfix, dovecot 2, mailman, dovecot-lda on same domain, config does not work anymore

this configuration used to work but after updating to Dovecot 2 (Ubuntu 12.04) mails to mailman get not delivered anymore: Instead of delivering to mailman, I get a bounce for non-existing user ...
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Maillist with foreign SQL table as address source

I'm looking for a way to allow members of a society to contact all members by sending mails to one group address. At the moment this is done by using mailman but this is rather unconfortable because ...
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Stuck with unsatisfactory performance using PHPList & Amazon SES

I have a PHPList 2.11.7 development version, installed and running on AWS EC2, I made a micro instance, and uploaded an image that contains CentOS 5.8 32-bit version since supposedly PHPList isn't ...
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Mailman bounce messages going to list

A number of users on a list had an issue with mail; Mailman messages were being rejected with a 550 error due to a problem with their server. For some reason, these bounce messages were then ...
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Postfix Submission port issue

I have setup postfix+mailman on my debian server and i have an issue with postfix submission port. My ISP blocks SMTP on port 25 to prevent *spams and i must to use submission port (587). I have ...
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Migrating GNU Mailman server to new hardware

We have a GNU Mailman server running on some old hardware that is due to be retired soon. I have been trying to figure out where the list/archive data stored so I can just rsync it over to the new ...
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mailman not relaying email to external address

I have a setup of mailman with postfix on an ubuntu server 12.04. My problem is that mailing list emails are not forwarded to email addresses external to my institution. However the initial welcome ...
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postfix error: open database /var/lib/mailman/data/aliases.db: No such file

In trying to follow the Ubuntu guide for postfix and mailman, I do not understand these directions: This build of mailman runs as list. It must have permission to read /etc/aliases and read and write ...
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postfix with mailman [closed]

What should happen is that user@dur.bounceme.net should be delivered to that users inbox on localhost, user@localhost. Thunderbird works fine at reading user@localhost. I'm just using a small ...
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mailman web UI on localhost with apache2

I'm interested only in running mailman on localhost and would like access to the web interface, as per https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Mailman, but am getting 404, after following Michaels ...
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Mailman sending messages as wrong domain

I've got mailman and exim on my server for our mailing lists. When you send a message to it ( testlist@bar.company.com ), the message sender is testlist@foo.company.com. This server is locally known ...
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How to restrict mailman list subscriptions to certain domains?

Is there any way to restrict a mailman mailing list to only allowing subscriptions from one specific domain? I know how to ban specific email addresses or domains from subscribing, but is there a way ...
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prevent apt dependency from being satisfied (permanently)

I want to install mailman (just to use it's mail archiving feature) but Ubuntu wants to pull down a load of extra dependencies. sudo apt-get install mailman Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Can I configure mailman so that it won't break S/MIME digital signatures?

We're currently using Mailman as a mailing list manager. Mailman modifies the content of mail messages. The problem is that some of our users are sending digitally signed messages and the modification ...
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Automatically reject any mailman mailing list posts that contain Russian?

I'm running a small mailman-based mailing list on a Linux server, and the only spam posts we seem to get are in russian. They are automatically moderated of course, since they're not subscribed to the ...
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Setting up ClamAV with Exim and Mailman on Debian Squeeze

I manage a Debian Squeeze server that uses Exim as the MTA and runs several mailing lists using Mailman. I'd like to set up ClamAV to block viruses that may get posted to a list. I'm having trouble ...
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Mailman and exim: cannot send messages

I have a Debian installation with Mailman using exim as MTA. I can create mailing lists and receive emails from mailinglist server. But when i try to send an email to the ML address it is refused ...
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Disable replies in mailman

is there a way in mailman to disable replies to newsletters ? I mean that any replies detected by mailman is discarded automatically.
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Mailman “from” spoofing

It seems mailman, by default, spoofs its outgoing message with the "from" address of the person who posted the message. The envelope mail-from is not spoofed, but rather the P2 FROM. Is this ...
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Mailman for lists with an external mail server for mailboxes

I learned how to setup Mailman with Postfix for a domain like "@lists.domain.com But for regular mailboxes for this domain, I'd like to use the free email hosting solution of the hosting company ...
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Can I get mailman's newlist script to run without needing sudo?

I'm writing a PHP application and I want to be able to add new lists to mailman running on my ubuntu server. For one reason or another, mailman's newlist script requires root privileges. Is there any ...
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Preventing a single list subscriber from unsubscribing from a mailman list

I run a technical mailman list with a lot of subscribers on it. One company, whose presence on the list is highly desirable, has many of its readers subscribed by an internal "exploder" list; that ...
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Mails from specific mailaddress cannot be delivered through mailing list(mailman)

I got some troubles. Mailing lists of mailman cannot receive mails from only my mail-address. I stated trouble details in the following. The server have mailman software. Any lists created on the ...
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How can I migrate mailman lists from one domain to another?

I have some internal mailman mailing lists on my intranet. The company domain name has changed. Can I automate the process of resigning 'user@old-domain.com' and assigning 'user@new-domain.com' ...
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Can Mailman log the IP address of each message sent?

It is possible to configure Mailman to log the IP address of the sender of each message? It appears the correct configuration directive (from Defaults.py) is SMTP_LOG_SUCCESS. It logs to ...
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Mailman cannot relay e-mails to non-local domains

My e-mail server runs Debian with postfix, dovecot, amavis, mailman, with postfixadmin in a virtual domain setup. All works fine, except for mailman which is not able to relay e-mails to non-local ...
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Mailman - possible reasons for email duplicates

If the options in the mailman admin interface are set to "try to avoid duplicates" and every members is also set to "no duplicates", what are possible reasons if one of the subscribers receives each ...
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Changing list member's moderation flag on Mailman with command line

Is there a way to change the moderation flag of a member of a list from the command line, with Mailman?
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How do I let specified non-subscribers post to a GNU Mailman mailing list?

How do I let a few specified non-subscriber email addresses post to an otherwise closed GNU Mailman mailing list?
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Disable Mailman Reminders

We run a mailserver on OSX server, and a few mailing lists. The password/subscription reminds USED to come out at 8AM (local), but in the past months it's moved to 5AM, a nuisance to all involved. It ...
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mailman recover list from file

can i recover users of a list from broken harddisk. i can see /var/lib/mailman/lists folder and files inside it. there are folders for each list and pck files inside them. also lots of db files are ...
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Can Mailman copy its archive to an email address?

I am setting up an email address, which I would like to contain all emails ever sent to a Mailman mailing list. The email receives all email that is sent to the list currently. I would like to also ...
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How to transfer config of one mailman list to another?

I want to transfer one mailman list from one server to another. I guess the old config is in the mailman\lists\LISTNAME\config.pck file, but i can't read it and I don't want to blind copy files around ...
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How can I forward a specific google apps mail account to a specific mail server?

I've recently migrated a non-profit to google apps but I'm trying to keep the existing mailman listserv running. The problem is that all mail sent to @mydomain is now sent to google apps, but I'd like ...
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Help debugging Sendmail/Mailman configuration issue

I'm trying to configure a server with Sendmail and Mailman. I've been getting "Broken pipe" errors for a while, and have slowly been debugging. I fixed some permission issues, and changed the user ...
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MailMan moderator subscribe via email

I am setting up a MailMan list server and I am trying to find a way for moderators to subscribe users through email. We are only using the MailMan website for the administrators and need the ...
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Mailman bounces go to me, do not unsubscribe user! (MacOS Server)

I run a large mailing list (30,000 users). Every month I get a whole slew of bounces in my mailbox from the "mailing list memberships reminder" that get sent out. I thought that these were supposed to ...
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MailMan error logging in Apache

I am working on a MailMan implementation using Fedora 12. I have it set up and running but I was looking at what happens if someone tries to brute force a password on the web GUI and found that ...
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Mailman delivery troubles

I have apparently posted at the wrong place (superuser.com) for this question, so I'll just repost it here. Hope those of you who read both sites are not going to be offended. It's about mailing list ...
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Mailman default mailman@ list?

Does Mailman usually have a default mailman@yourdomain list? We recently set up a new instance of Mailman on our new server and it seems to have one by default, but all it gets is spam from other ...
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Mailman Log Files

I'm trying to find out who unsubscribed a specific email from a list in mailman. I've found where the user was removed in /var/log/mailman/subscribe..But it just says "deleted user@company.net web ...
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Mailman - Send out emails at different times depending on the timezone of the user?

We need to send out regular emails to people, and we're thinking about using a mailman list. However one requirement is that we want each user to get the email at a different time. We want them to get ...
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Can I let mailman handle bounces and also capture them to a mailbox for viewing?

We're trying to debug mass bounces from ISPs such as Yahoo! and Comcast for one of mailing lists powered by mailman. Unfortunately, I've never found a setting that allows mailman to handle the ...
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Mailman + postfix(maildrop)

I am trying to setup mailman, Have got it running but when a user sends a mail to a mailing list. It doesn't deliver because since its passing this message to maildrop and which in turn trying to ...
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What's a good way to provide a searchable interface to Mailman mailing list archives?

If you have a collection of mailing list archives from Mailman (example here) is there a good way to make them searchable from a web-based interface?