[Mailman-Users] mail2news by itself?

Erik Parker eparker at mindsec.com
Thu Sep 23 07:15:06 CEST 1999


I don't know how well you know python. However, if you know
it well, take a look at GatewayManager.py in the Mailman directory
under the install root. That appears to do most of the handeling of the

However, I bet you were looking for a more simpler situation. There
may be one, but I don't know it :)

On Thu, 23 Sep 1999, Bek Oberin wrote:

> Is it possible to use the mail<=>news gateway part of mailman
> by itself?  We pipe several outside mailing lists (eg bugtraq)
> to internal newsgroups for the convenience of staff and have
> noticed that mailman's gatewaying is superior to the homebrew
> we use for the outside lists ...
> short of setting up a mailing list for each newsgroup and
> doing it that way, can this be done?
> bekj
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Erik Parker
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