[Mailman-Users] re: list admin server doesn't always respond?

Dan Mick Dan.Mick at West.Sun.COM
Tue Aug 29 03:36:16 CEST 2000

> >... Consider enabling lock debugging.
> ...how is this done, and what does it do?

Add LIST_LOCK_DEBUGGING = 1 to mm_cfg.py, and you'll get messages
to logs/locks about lock operations that can help diagnose the

This diff to LockFile.py can provide even more info if that proves
insufficient (adds a process name and args to the log entry):

Index: Mailman/LockFile.py
RCS file: /cvsroot/mailman/mailman/Mailman/LockFile.py,v
retrieving revision 1.20
diff -r1.20 LockFile.py
> import sys
> import string
<         self.__logprefix = os.path.split(self.__lockfile)[1]
>         self.__logprefix = string.join(sys.argv) + ": " + 

More information about the Mailman-Users mailing list