[Mailman-Users] 2.0b5 problem with newlist?

Dan Mick dmick at cypress.west.sun.com
Mon Aug 7 23:02:11 CEST 2000

Make sure your 'base URL' has a trailing slash.  (Barry just
added code to help with this, I think after beta5 released,
but I'm having a hard time getting CVS to behave to check dates.)

> I think I've found a bug in newlist... is anyone else seeing this?
> Basically, what's happening is that I run newlist to create the list.  THe
> list creates fine, and it set up just perfectly.  However, the mail that it
> sent out to the listowner has the URLS wrong.
> Basically, what's wrong with the URL is that a slash ('/') is missing
> between the base URL for the mailman CGI directory (/mailman on my web
> server) and the scriptname.
> I suspect a bug in the GetScriptURL subroutine.
> Now, interestingly enough, after playing around with the list_list script
> and having it print out the results of mlist.GetScriptURL('listinfo',
> absolute=1) -- which is exactly what newlist uses to get the URL that it
> mails out -- it works perfectly.  So now I'm really confused as to what's
> wrong.
> Anyone have any ideas?
> Please CC me, as I'm not on the list.
> Matt Dharm
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