[Mailman-Users] deleting a mailing list

Darron Froese darron at javelindigital.com
Wed Nov 29 01:17:50 CET 2000

On 11/28/00 4:57 PM, "Sly1065 at cs.com" <Sly1065 at cs.com> wrote:

> I have created a Mailman list inadvertently.  I thought it was simply an
> email feature that would allow me to bulk email to my subscribers.   I don't
> want people to be able post messages or read archives so how do I delete the
> mailing list?
> public name is: contestwinners

To remove the list:

$home_prefix/bin/rmlist -a contestwinners

You can also:

1. Turn off the archiving feature.
2. Make *only* the list administrators be able to post to the list - making
it essentially a broadcast only list.

These can be done from within the administration interface.
darron froese
new media technologist
sutton javelin corporate communications
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