[Mailman-Users] Gzipping archives

Dan Mick dmick at utopia.West.Sun.COM
Thu Nov 8 19:31:06 CET 2001

Steve Dinn wrote:
> Can someone run down the steps required to have the downloadable version
> of a month's archives gzipped automatically?
> I've set cron to run 'nightly_gzip' every night, but that doesn't seem to
> do anything.  It doesn't do anything when I run it explicitly either.  Is
> there a trick to this?

Your Python has to have the 'gzip' module installed, which not all do.

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