[Mailman-Users] Deleting messages held for approval

John H. DuBois III spcecdt at armory.com
Tue Jun 3 20:12:46 CEST 2003

I agree, that'd be a really nice feature.  On the lists I admin, "delete all
held messages" is almost always the action I want to take.


On Fri, May 23, 2003 at 11:34:37AM -0700, Con Wieland wrote:
> Thanks for the reply. I had figured this out. I'm sorry I didn't fully 
> explain. We have a large number of lists on our server and I wanted 
> something for the individual list admins, maybe something in the web 
> interface (I'm not up on python enough to do it myself and I really 
> didn't want to hack the code)...... ahhh dreams ...
> now go back and enjoy your vacation!!!
> Con
> On Thursday, May 22, 2003, at 07:51 PM, Jon Carnes wrote:
> >If you are handy at the Command line, you can log-in to the server and
> >delete the files:
> >  ~mailman/data/held-msg*
> >
> >Then when you run the web-admindb for the list, it will automatically
> >update the request.db for the list and see that those messages are no
> >longer waiting.
John DuBois  spcecdt at armory.com  KC6QKZ/AE  http://www.armory.com/~spcecdt/

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