[Mailman-Users] getting mailman to work at all

Richard Barrett R.Barrett at ftel.co.uk
Mon Feb 11 13:42:07 CET 2002

Why would you install Mailman 1.1 when the latest version is 2.0.8, which 
is available from http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/mailman/mailman-2.0.8.tgz.

You'll find getting support is much easier if you run the current stable 

At 07:22 11/02/2002 -0500, Dave  Stern - Former Rocket Scientist wrote:
>I've installed mailman-1.1 on a solaris 5.7 box with the latest apache and
>python. I can create a list and access, modify the config web pages but mail
>never goes through.
>While it passed check_perm, all files were installed root:mailman. I changed
>them to mailman:mailman but that didn't make a difference. What should
>ownership be?
>The ~mailman/logs/smtp-failures say:
>TrySMTPDelivery: To ['someone at wherever.com']:
>TrySMTPDelivery:    exceptions.TypeError  / connect() takes exactly 1 
>argument (2 given)  (dequeued)
>Any idea what might be wrong?
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