[Mailman-Users] listinfo.html, header & footer issue...

Rantanen, TC1 ERantanen at osc.uscg.mil
Wed Apr 24 14:15:28 CEST 2002

To change the footer or logo area  in listinfo, you need to look at

There is a call there towards the bottom  doc.AddItem(MailmanLogo()) this
goes to
/var/mailman/Mailman/htmlformat.py also toward the bottom is the MailmanLogo

Read though it and you will see how the footer is built. 

Ed Rantanen

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Ernesto Gluecksmann [SMTP:ernesto at infamia.com]
> Sent:	Tuesday, April 23, 2002 2:50 PM
> To:	mailman-users at python.org
> Subject:	[Mailman-Users] listinfo.html, header & footer issue...
> Hello folks,
> Most of you are probably familiar how to use Server Side Includes on a
> website to propagate a header & a footer page for a website  This allows
> you to have to make one change to a file, and be assured that it is used
> ("propagated") throughout the rest of the website.
> Well, what I can not understand how to adequately do, is how to implement
> this strategy whenever a user is sent to the list's listinfo.html.
> There's plenty of references in the archives about how to change the
> headers for the email message that is sent to the user, and how to change
> the logos at the bottom of the page.
> But these are only superficial changes as far it goes to providing a
> professional and consistent interface for users and administrators of
> Mailman list serves.
> What do I need to do?
> I know that adding an SSI directive in the listinfo.html template itself
> doesn't work.  And I can't figure out how MM-Mailman-Footer code works, as
> I was hoping I could hack a MM-Mailman-Header and insert my header files
> that way.
> Some help would be 'preciated,
> Ernesto Gluecksmann

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