[Mailman-Developers] Re: [Mailman-Users] endless loop with 2.1.a2

Szabolcs Szigeti szigi@ik.bme.hu
Wed, 25 Jul 2001 10:30:09 +0200


    Thanks for the feedback. One other mailman user wrote me, that he had
also experienced this problem. However, on Friday I downloaded the lates
sources via CVS, and this problem seems to have disappeared. I did some
tests, and I haven't seen this bug since then.


>     SS> I've just tried 2.1.a2, and i've found the following: lists
>     SS> created before the upgrade (from 2.0.5) fall into and endless
>     SS> loop, if there is any message for the moderator. Until i hit
>     SS> mailmanctl stop, mailman creates copies of the messages, and
>     SS> places it into the admindb. In a couple of seconds, there will
>     SS> be thousands of messages waiting for the moderator.  Lists
>     SS> created after the upgrade seem to work OK.
> I haven't rigorously tested the upgrade path from 2.0.5 -> 2.1, but
> I'll watch out for this when I do.