[Mailman-Users] List admin abandons a list

Rod Neep rkpn at british-genealogy.com
Sun Dec 7 04:16:51 CET 2003

In message <1070675160.3227.179.camel at localhost.localdomain>, Jon Carnes 
<jonc at nc.rr.com> writes
>On Fri, 2003-12-05 at 19:42, Rod Neep wrote:
>> I have had a list admin (of three lists) *abandon* the mailing lists for
>> which he was responsible.
>> Unfortunately, he did this about three weeks ago without my knowledge
>> and without any notice, and I only discovered the problem this evening.
>> Moreover.... he just deleted his email address as list admin, leaving
>> the field *blank*.
>> Is there any way to prevent this happening again?
>> For example, for the admin address to default to something else if left
>> blank, or better still, for Mailman to inform me if an admin address is
>> blank?
>> Rod
>Sounds like a great job for a cron script!  Try the
>~mailman/bin/list_admins command in a cron script and add a bit of
>logic, and Viola!  You will never be caught by surprise again - though
>this is the first time I've ever heard of this particular problem.

Thanks John.... but that is beyond my capabilities, I think.


Rod Neep
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