[Mailman-Users] Looping Problem

Leonardo Rochael Almeida lra at insite.com.br
Tue Jul 18 01:43:07 CEST 2000

On Mon, 17 Jul 2000, Nate Carlson wrote:

> Hi,
> I've got a list with around 400 users running on Mailman 2.0beta4, and
> every time I send messages to this list, Mailman keeps looping and sends
> everyone copies until I kill sendmain and  manually delete the spool file.
> If I delete the message out of ~mailman/qfiles, it keeps re-appearing from
> who knows where.

By the sound of it, it looks like the mailman wrappers are returning some
kind of try-again error to sendmail after dropping the message in the
mailman queue. Check your sendmail logs (most likely /var/log/maillog) and see
if they come up with some useful info.

Regards, Leo

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