[Mailman-Users] Virtual Domains

Jon Carnes jonc at haht.com
Tue Mar 19 15:50:33 CET 2002

Web-admin interface, General options page, "Host name this list prefers"
(near the bottom of the web page).
Put in "lists.anotherdomain.com" (to use your info from message below).

Jon Carnes
----- Original Message -----
From: "JvdW" <r2d2 at yebo.co.za>
To: "Mailman - Mailinglist" <mailman-users at python.org>
Sent: Tuesday, March 19, 2002 3:41 AM
Subject: [Mailman-Users] Virtual Domains

> Hi
> I've just installed mailman and using sendmail as the mta. I created a
> testlist called testlist at mylist.domain.com(mylist.domain.com is what
> is set up with as the default domain) which works fine as well as
> list2 at lists.anotherdomain.com. As needed I added the
> to the sendmail.cw file so that sendmail knows it has to listen for for
> domain. All works well, but the problem I'm having is the reply to
> When I set the list up so that the reply to address is the same as the
> name, the address I get is list2 at hostname.domain.com. If I use explicit
> address and put the list2 at lists.anotherdomain.com in, it still shows
> lists2 at hostname.domain.com, but if I put anything else in there like
> johndoe at domain.com, the reply to address is exactly that. Hope this makes
> sense... :)
> Any idea how I can fix this? I know that if you have the same listname at
> different domains, then you have to set up another mailman server for it,
> this is different list names at different domains.
> Any help would be appreciated.
> Regards
> JvdW
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