[Mailman-Users] Mailman Installed, but won't send mail

Nicholas Feasey nfeasey at utpress.utoronto.ca
Tue May 13 16:38:52 CEST 2003

Silly questions but did you do the following:

Did you type:  /etc/rc.d/init.d/mailman start
(This starts the qrunner processes)

Secondly, you can send mail to the outside world as any user on your  
Redhat 9 box - right?


On Monday, May 12, 2003, at 10:38  AM, Richard Barrett wrote:

> At 14:40 12/05/2003, Computing, Creative wrote:
>> Hey all, i recently installed mailman on RedHat 9, I installed it  
>> from the
>> files off of list.org rather than the rpm via the advice i've noticed  
>> on
>> here. My problemo now is that i have set mailman up, iam able to  
>> create a
>> list, but it seems it is not actually sending the mail.  If anyone  
>> could
>> help me out with some advice, it would be much appriciated.  I know  
>> the
>> issue is rather broad but i'm sure you guys & gals could lead me in  
>> the
>> right direction.  Thanks ahead of time :)
>> Mike
> You do not say what version of MM you installed; I do not know what  
> version is being published on lists.org, I always download the latest  
> stable release from  
> http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=103
> Assume you have read and followed all the instructions in the  
> $build/INSTALL file.
> Have you installed the mailman user's crontab  
> ($prefix/cron/crontab.in) so that the qrunner is being executed  
> regularly (MM 2.0.x versions) or started $prefix/bin/mailmanctl (MM  
> 2.1.x versions)?
> What does the log for the MTA on your server (for instance  
> /var/logs/mail) say is happening to incoming mail addressing to your  
> list aliases.
> Do any of the Mailman log files in $prefix/mailman/logs give any  
> indication of what is happening?
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------- 
> -------
> Richard Barrett                                       
> http://www.openinfo.co.uk
> ------------------------------------------------------
> Mailman-Users mailing list
> Mailman-Users at python.org
> http://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/mailman-users
> Mailman FAQ: http://www.python.org/cgi-bin/faqw-mm.py
> Searchable Archives:  
> http://www.mail-archive.com/mailman-users%40python.org/
> This message was sent to: nfeasey at utpress.utoronto.ca
> Unsubscribe or change your options at
> http://mail.python.org/mailman/options/mailman-users/ 
> nfeasey%40utpress.utoronto.ca

More information about the Mailman-Users mailing list