[Mailman-Users] Site-Wide list
dan.mick at sun.com
Fri Jan 24 23:29:04 CET 2003
Paul Kleeberg wrote:
> Could someone help me understand the purpose for creating the site-wide
> list titled "Mailman"? From the INSTALL instructions, end of section 4:
>> - Create a "site-wide" mailing list. This is the one that
>> password reminders will appear to come from. Usually this
>> should be the "mailman" mailing list, but if you need to change
>> this, be sure to change the MAILMAN_SITE_LIST variable in
>> mm_cfg.py (see below).
>> % bin/newlist mailman
>> Follow the prompts, and see the README file for more
>> - You should then subscribe yourself to the mailman list.
> I could not find more info about this in the read-me file or in the
> documentation. I assume:
> * I hide the list
> * Use the umbrella list settings to have the password reminders sent to
> the owner
doesn't matter; list owner/site admin should be the only members.
> Is there more I should know? Do I need to use this list for anything?
No: "This is the one that password reminders will appear to come from."
> I am starting from scratch from 2.1 and have not used another version of
> Mailman before.
More information about the Mailman-Users