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

Ralph Corderoy ralph at inputplus.demon.co.uk
Tue Aug 29 10:36:52 CEST 2000


> Assuming you're not getting errors in your log files, it's probably a
> cookie problem.  In fact, that's strongly implied by the fact that
> creating a new list with the same name.  Does the problem go away if
> you exit the browser and start it up again?  (This only works with
> the most recent beta, which I notice you're running, because the new
> beta makes the cookie a "this session only" cookie).  There were a
> *lot* of cookie maintenance changes fairly recently.

Look out for broken browsers.  I recently got Opera to agree that 4.0
has a bug where it can save temporary cookies to disc as if they were
permanent ones set to expire in the future.  On re-starting Opera it
re-supplies those temporary cookies back to the site.


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