[Mailman-Users] Sending mail to lists gets stuck

irwin irwin at taranto.com
Thu Sep 26 17:03:58 CEST 2002

On Thursday 26 September 2002 07:55 am, Reuven M. Lerner wrote:

>     Sep 26 16:34:07 mail sendmail[32214]: g8QDY7j32213:
>     to="|/var/mailman/mail/wrapper post reuventest",
>     ctladdr=<reuventest at THEORG.org.il> (8/0), delay=00:00:00,
>     xdelay=00:00:00, mailer=prog, pri=30047, dsn=2.0.0, stat=Sent
> Following this, I get nothing at all.  In other words, the e-mail
> reached Mailman, but Mailman didn't pass the message along to members
> of the list.  Nothing appears in the archives either.
> I followed the directions included in the RPM for configuring for Red
> Hat Linux.  I also used check_perms, and discovered that the
> permissions used by the RPM aren't acceptable to Mailman, since they
> use gid 0 rather than the "mailman" user's gid.  I used "check_perms
> -f" to fix this, and now check_perms indicates that everything is OK.

Did you set up the mailman cron file?   Check to see if the messages are 
sitting in  .../mailman/qfiles


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