[Mailman-Developers] Messing with Defaults.py

John W Baxter jwblist@olympus.net
Tue, 30 Oct 2001 23:04:05 -0800

At 1:39 -0500 10/31/2001, Bob Puff@NLE wrote:
>One more question.  I realize the docs say never to mess with Defaults.py,
>but use the mm_cfg.py.  What happens if you do mess with Defaults.py?  Are
>modules somehow linked to certain byte offsets in it that, if modified,
>makes things go boom?

When you upgrade Mailman, your edited Defaults.py is replaced.  Your
mm_cfg.py is left alone.

No strange linking...it's just source code.


John Baxter   jwblist@olympus.net      Port Ludlow, WA, USA