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Mailinglist Management Similar to SYMPA for Simple Webservers [closed]

I am trying to setup a mailing list management system similar to SYMPA. I would like to install it on some rented virtual webserver. SYMPA as well as many other mailing list implementations require a ...
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Delete user from Sympa mailing list

So I have been trying to remove a user from one of our Sympa mailing lists, and can't for the life of me get it to stick. I have deleted the entry for the user under ...
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Configure Sympa: Command output usage error

I have a problem on configuring Sympa. I've created a new list new_test_list@example.com, but when I try to send mail to this list, I get an error in my maillog: postfix/pipe[13544]: C699261227: ...
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How to watch a service with multiple processes with Monit?

I'm trying to watch the mailing list manager sympa with monit. A running sympa instance consists of multiple processes for the different tasks of list management (e.g. a separate process for archiving ...
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Sympa suddenly changed the domain of all lists

we have on our server sympa with postfix installed. Everything was working fine for about 6 months. On our server were about 100 lists with the format listname@foobar.de Since yesterday the format of ...
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Default exim not using the from address being passed to it

After replacing postfix with exim (defaults) now the from address on mail sent by an application (sympa) is being changed xyz@goodstuff.whatever to xyz@hostname Why? no rewrite rules seem to be ...
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Make Sympa authenticate users with another database and tablestructure

We would like to integrate Sympa's webinterface with another system using MySQL using the other systems user table. I've done some searching but since Sympa is poorly documented no results of ...
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Notify user of message distribution in Sympa

I was wondering if it's possible to notify users who have had messages distributed in the same way that if a user gets rejected they get a notification. There doesn't appear to be any way to turn the ...
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Sympa and Postfix: Apache error on list creation

I have setup sympa with postfix. I am having problems with creating lists. Everytime I create a list I get this in my /var/log/apache2/error.log: postalias: fatal: open /etc/aliases.db: ...
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Sympa attachments are zero length when downloading from a message in moderation

I have an issue with the web interface for Sympa mailing list server. If you try to download an attachment from a message that's in moderation, the file is zero length. The mime headers are being sent ...
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Sympa sending problems with attachments

I have set up a Sympa list serv server and everything is working fine for the most part. One issue that I am running into is sending files over ~580 KB in size (just a normal .txt file) are not going ...
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Sympa install on CentOS/Fedora [closed]

Has anyone installed the Sympa mailing list software on Fedora or CentOS? I am not a huge fan of their instructions on sympa.org. I have installed the program and emails are working, but I can't seem ...
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Sympa + PostgreSQL install: Upgrade::probe_db() Table user_table not found (Ubuntu Hardy)

I've hit a problem when trying to install Sympa on an Ubuntu Hardy server. The problem seems related with the associated PostreSQL database. Steps I followed: 1) Installed PostreSQL. sudo apt-get ...