[Mailman-Users] exim -mailman faq - not working

Jon Carnes jonc at nc.rr.com
Mon Jan 27 22:28:53 CET 2003

~mailman/bin/genaliases in mentioned in:

Sorry, it looks like the genaliases script is designed specifically to
be used with Postfix... Hmmm.  Seems like it could easily be made MTA
neutral, and still be able to link with Postfix.


On Mon, 2003-01-27 at 10:08, John Swartzentruber wrote:
> On 27 Jan 2003 09:43:39 -0500, Jon Carnes wrote:
> >What version of Mailman are you running?  If version 2.1 then you can
> >run ~mailman/bin/genaliases and that will create ~mailman/data/aliases
> >which contains all the aliases needed for your existing Mailman lists
> >(creation of new lists will also be automagically added).
> I'm confused by this. When I run bin/genaliases, it shows all of the
> aliases (which I can redirect to a file), but it doesn't automatically
> create or update any files in /usr/local/mailman/data/
> My system is working fine (I currently just added the aliases to
> sendmail's /etc/aliases file), but I'm wondering if something is wrong
> or if I am just misunderstanding something. I have RedHat 7.3,
> Sendmail, and Mailman 2.1 installed from source.
> Also a previous message mentioned that this information was in the
> INSTALL file, but I didn't see anything there.
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