AW: [Mailman-Users] password input

Hakon Brynildsen hakon.brynildsen at
Tue Mar 5 16:09:38 CET 2002

HTML guru to the rescue!

Although I haven't followed the thread of this discussion, you could
change the INPUT line to contain
<INPUT type="hidden" name="pw"

It will show up on "View source" though, but if you don't care about
that - then that's what you need.

Mihail Tsagidis wrote:
> Hello,
> I have had an idea, that this will be possible if you hide the passwort
> request and pass ist through with hard-written code. The passwort will be
> the same for all users, but at the other side, there will be no need to
> insert a passwort, I think.
> While i am not a html-guru i think that there is a little tag that hides an
> input type and passes a value through. So far I have this code:
> <INPUT type="Password" name="pw" size="15">
> Mihail Tsagidis
> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: Jon Carnes [mailto:jonc at]
> Gesendet: Dienstag, 5. März 2002 15:50
> An: Mihail Tsagidis; mailman-users at
> Betreff: Re: [Mailman-Users] password input
> This will be an option in the next version.  You will be able to setup lists
> that do not use passwords.  If you want that functionality now, then you'll
> have to apply one of the many patches that do it, or you'll have to modify
> the source yourself.
> I don't know where to find any of the patches (and ironically I've written a
> few of them...), but if you search the archives or do a google search you
> will undoubtedly find one you like.
> Jon Carnes
>  --- Original Message: Tuesday 05 March 2002 09:25 am ---
> > Hello,
> >
> > Is it possible for a user to subscribe to a mailman ver.2 list without
> > including a passwort into his webbased request?
> >
> >
> > TIA,
> > Mihail Tsagidis
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Hakon Brynildsen
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