[Mailman-Users] finding list members

John DeCarlo jdecarlo at mitre.org
Wed Jan 22 18:33:28 CET 2003


At least in version 2.1, there is a 'find_members' executable in the 
Mailman bin directory.  It is designed exactly to do what you want - 
find what lists a user is on.

Eric Luhrs wrote:
> My organization uses Mailman to manage approximately 40 mailing lists, with
> up to 1000 members each.  Occasionally I receive email from a user who is
> getting duplicate messages which have been sent to multiple lists.  Is
> there a unix-based command that will tell me which lists contain a given
> email address?  I know I can dump addresses from a list, but this isn't
> efficient since we have so many of them.  I'd rather search all of the
> lists for the needed patern.  Any pointers will be greatly appreciated.


John DeCarlo, My Views Are My Own

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