[Mailman-Developers] Re: senddigests -> LookupError: unknown encoding

Tokio Kikuchi tkikuchi at is.kochi-u.ac.jp
Sat Jan 25 09:47:10 EST 2003

VLists.Net Support wrote:
> After playing with this a bit, I've found that it's specificly because of
> the Windows-1252 charset not being recognized.  The linefeed/tab in the
> header didn't make any difference as it choked on another message that
> didn't have the linefeed/tab, but was also Windows-1252 charset.

What version of Python you are using. Windows-1252 is in Python 2.2.

> Now...  a new problem has cropped up.  One of my list members posts to the
> list using the TWIG webmail program and that program does not add
> Content-Type: header at all.  Therefore when her mail message, which is
> actually US-ASCII plain text, is digested, it comes out with...
> ----non-text attachment stripped----
> and no message body at all. That's kinda wrong because 1) it was text, and
> 2) it wasn't an attachment.
> Both of these are bugs that need to be addressed pretty quickly, if possible.

I suppose your Mailman is patched with this patch
Please try upgrade the patch with
(You need backout the previous patch) See also

Or upgrade to the recent CVS which is now I am reviewing and
going to upload further patch.

Tokio Kikuchi, tkikuchi@ is.kochi-u.ac.jp

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