[Mailman-Users] Crash when adding subscribers

Richard Barrett r.barrett at openinfo.co.uk
Wed Jul 9 18:55:17 CEST 2003

http://www.mail-archive.com/mailman-developers@python.org/msg06122.html may 
be relevant

At 17:02 09/07/2003, Jean-Marc V. Liotier wrote:

>After having having installed the Mailman package on my Debian
>(unstable) system and having completed the Postfix integration recipe
>described in README.POSTFIX.gz, I created a couple of list (the
>mandatory "mailman" list and a "test" list) and started trying to add
>subscribers. The text I pasted below is the page I get after having
>added one subscriber to a list using the Web interface to Mailman. I
>tried adding subscriber using the command line, but the result is
>similar. I have no idea where to start the debugging : I have a very
>stock Debian system and I wonder what can cause such a crash. If
>somebody could give me a hint to get me started, I would be grateful.
>Bug in Mailman version 2.1.2
>We're sorry, we hit a bug!
>If you would like to help us identify the problem, please email a copy
>of this page to the webmaster for this site with a description of what
>happened. Thanks!
>Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "/var/lib/mailman/scripts/driver", line 87, in run_main
>     main()
>   File "/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/Cgi/admin.py", line 169, in main
>     change_options(mlist, category, subcat, cgidata, doc)
>   File "/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/Cgi/admin.py", line 1263, in change_options
>     send_admin_notif, invitation)
>   File "/var/lib/mailman/Mailman/MailList.py", line 902, in ApprovedAddMember
>     digest, text)
>   File "/var/lib/mailman/Mailman/Deliverer.py", line 78, in SendSubscribeAck
>     text, pluser)
>   File "/var/lib/mailman/Mailman/Message.py", line 206, in __init__
>     errors='replace')
>TypeError: __init__() got an unexpected keyword argument 'errors'
>Python information:
>               Variable
>                Value
>2.2.2 (#1, Mar 21 2003, 23:01:54)
>[GCC 3.2.3 20030316 (Debian
>Environment variables:
>               Variable
>                Value
>Apache/1.3.27 (Unix) Debian
>GNU/Linux PHP/4.1.2 mod_perl/1.27
>jim at jipo.com
>Apache/1.3.27 Server at
>lists.ruwenzori.net Port 80
>Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686)
>Gecko/20030527 Galeon/1.3.5
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