[Mailman-Users] Clearing out admin messages

Raymond Wood raywood at magma.ca
Mon Aug 25 18:12:10 CEST 2003

On Mon, Aug 25, 2003 at 08:50:14AM -0700, Morgan Fletcher remarked:
> Our spam filter seems to have sprung a leak, and one of our
> lists (mailman 2.0.8) now has over 1000 messages in the admin
> queue. We'd like to just clear it out without using the web
> interface. I searched for the solution but could not find it.
> How can we clear that queue en masse?
> We'll upgrade to the latest mailman when I find some free
> time.
> Thanks,
> Morgan

Google for a perl script called 'mladmin'.  Worked for us.

BTW, this should be added to the Mailman FAQ, where the existing
instructions appear to be rather outdated.

Have Fun, 

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