[Mailman-Users] problems setting up mailman

Brad Knowles brad.knowles at skynet.be
Fri Aug 29 22:50:47 CEST 2003

At 12:17 PM -0700 2003/08/29, Jason Williams wrote:

>  Im running postfix on this server...what do I need to do, if anything,
>  to configure mailman and postfix to work together correctly?

	Start with the documentation that comes with mailman, 
specifically aimed at people who use postfix as their MTA. 
Specifically, README.POSTFIX in the main mailman-2.1.2 directory.

	You could then go to the Mailman FAQ Wizard page and enter 
"postfix" into the search field, and get back a number of hits at the 

1. Introduction: What is GNU Mailman?
1.7. I've set up mailman, created a list, and added myself to the 
list, but I don't get any messages!
1.13. What is an MTA? What is an MUA? What is an MDA or LDA?

3. List administrator tasks
3.14. Troubleshooting: No mail going out to lists members

4. Site administrator tasks
4.2. Which MTA should I use with Mailman? *
4.9. Summary of the mailman/bin/ commands
4.11. What about performance?
4.12. What about VERP?
4.14. How do I upgrade from Mailman 2.0.x to Mailman 2.0.y *
4.20. Who should deal with transient DNS errors?

6. Integration issues (with mail or web servers)
6.3. MTA Performance Tuning Tips for Sendmail
6.4. MTA Performance Tuning Tips for Postfix
6.6. Mailman Performance Tuning for Mail Delivery
6.7. Initial Mailman v2.0 with TMDA and MIME filtering HOW-TO
6.9. I get a "RuntimeError: command failed: /usr/sbin/postalias" when 
creating lists and Postfix is my MTA

Brad Knowles, <brad.knowles at skynet.be>

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