[Mailman-Users] Help! Digest went nuts!
hergrace at pmeb.org
Mon Jun 4 19:16:29 CEST 2001
Hope you can help us figure out what went wrong -- our webhost seems to
have no clue about this, and doesn't seem eager to figure it out.
One day this weekend our list digest sent itself out over 200 times. Tech
Support tried rebooting the server, but all that did was to take the lists
down completely. When it finally came back up, the trouble started all over
again. So the only remedy was to completely remove the list.
Here are some facts:
* The digest came out incomplete -- it broke off in the middle of one of
* An autoresponder could not be the problem, as no "autoresponder-type"
messages were coming out with the digest (and we tend to catch those
problems pretty quickly).
We think there may have been a rogue character in one of the emails, but
have no idea if this is even a viable solution.
Any help clearing up this mystery would be *greatly* appreciated! We like
our new webhost on the whole, and would like to stay with them -- but
unless our lists work properly, we'll have to look for someone offering
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