[Mailman-Users] user unknown

Dan Mick Dan.Mick at West.Sun.COM
Tue Jun 13 05:44:02 CEST 2000

> > Yes but you also need aliases for the list you created:
> >
> > test: "|/home/mailman/mail/wrapper post test"
> > test-admin: "|/home/mailman/mail/wrapper mailowner test"
> > test-request: "|/usr/mailman/mail/wrapper mailcmd test"
> > test-owner: mailman
> >
> > then do a newaliases.
> Should I create these aliases for every new list (replacing test with the
> new listname)?

Of course.  When you ran 'newlist' to create the list, it told 
you that.

> When I create the above aliases, it should be without the " and the |
> characters I assume?

No, they're necessary.

> Where can I find instructions on this? I can't find it in the Mailman
> documentation.

Uh...man aliases?...

It's really a bad idea to try to be a mailing list administrator
without the slightest idea of how email works.  Aliases are pretty
basic knowledge; I'd do some studying were I you.

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