[Mailman-Users] Can't post to list
r.barrett at openinfo.co.uk
Wed Nov 5 09:52:45 CET 2003
On Wednesday, November 5, 2003, at 01:14 am, Foo, Randy wrote:
> Another newbie question:
> Red Hat 9,
> apache web server 2.0.47,
> Mailman 2.1.2. compiled from both apache.org and the mailman site
> Sendmail is the MTA
> I've created a list called "connery," through the web interface, but
> cannot post to it. I entered the aliases for the list into
> /etc/aliases, and ran newalias, and even tried putting an alias file in
> at /etc/mail/aliases. So far, I haven't even gotten a bounce message
> when trying to post - it's like the mail went into a black hole. I
> presume the mail servers are probably holding the mail and trying to
> deliver repeatedly.
> Sendmail 'seems' to be working, as the list creation mail went *out*
> but perhaps it's not receiving. Not sure if this is a mailman issue.
> Am also not versed in sendmail (who is? it's huge!)
> Any help in fixing this is greatly appreciated.
Did you create the mailman site list, run '$prefix/bin/mailmanctl
start' and install the mailman crontab?
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