[Mailman-Users] help setting up mailing list
benny at bennyvision.com
Sun Dec 30 08:47:58 CET 2001
On Sun, 30 Dec 2001, Justin Zygmont wrote:
> I am having difficulty getting a mailing list to work, when I create a new
> list, it doesn't send a message to me (root) telling me which page to to
> go or how to subscribe. I don't think this is a permission problem but
> bin/check_perms will not run correctly from any directory.
If check_perms doesn't run correctly, how are you sure it's not
a permissions problem?
What directory are you trying to run check_perms from?
What are the permissions on ~mailman/bin/check_perms?
What error messages do you get when you try to run check_perms?
What does /var/log/maillog say about things?
> Does anyone know why I wouldn't recieve a message when I create a new
> list? I see that the mailman logs say failure but doesn't say why and
> var/log/messages doesn't report anything.
What do the various log files in ~mailman/logs say?
Toss us a bone here - we're not mindreaders. :) We need
some more information to try to help.
"The onions are irritating my buttocks." - Sluggy Freelance
More information about the Mailman-Users