[Mailman-Users] Text mode reporting tool, on number of users in a list

Greg Stein gstein at lyra.org
Tue Mar 2 14:30:39 CET 1999

Rob Thomson wrote:
> ...
> What i need, is some way to query the system, (from the console) to
> report back the number of users in a list.  It is posible to retrieve
> this info from the web page, however my supervisors would like the
> feature whereby they are mailed on a weekly basis, the number of users
> on each list that we run.
> Under Majordomo, this was easy, consideringt hat the user lists were
> just test files.  however with the new database format, I am stumped.
> Does anyone out there know how I can get arround this.??

% cd $prefix/bin
% ./list_members mylist | wc -l
% ./list_members -r mylist | wc -l
% ./list_members -d mylist | wc -l

These are the total, regular, and digest subscribers to mylist.


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/

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