[Mailman-Users] Newbie: Mailman with MS Exchange Server

Ralf Hildebrandt R.Hildebrandt at tu-bs.de
Sat Mar 11 13:24:16 CET 2000

On Fri, Mar 10, 2000 at 11:45:16AM -0800, Srdjan Sobajic wrote:

> Anyways, I'm trying to set up Mailman on linux box which is running in a
> WinNT domain and which has an Exchange Mail Server running. I've set up
> Mailman (mostly), and I can create lists which are accessible over our
> local LAN. After I run ./newlist and give it the list name (dp) and my
> email address (srdjans-at-digitalpersona.com) I get the request for
> confirming the subscription in my Outlook Inbox. This comes From:
> dp-request at digitalpersona.com 
> Now I have asked my sysadmin to setup a mail account on the exchange server
> with this name (dp-request, for example),


> and I can reply to it without problems. My question is how do I "connect"
> this MS Exchange account to Mailman?? 
> (I don't understand all the concepts behind mailman's internals, so this
> question may be very stupid...)

You need the Exchange Server to send mail to dp-request at digitalpersona.com
on to the Linux box ( dp-request at digitalpersona.com ->
dp-request at linuxbox.digitalpersona.com)

On the Linux box there must be the correct aliases set-up for the list dp
Ralf Hildebrandt <R.Hildebrandt at tu-bs.de> www.stahl.bau.tu-bs.de/~hildeb
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