[Mailman-Users] How to change host name?

Richard Barrett r.barrett at openinfo.co.uk
Mon Nov 24 17:18:48 CET 2003

On 23 Nov 2003, at 14:40, Bob Applegate wrote:

> I'm running Mailman 2.1.1 under FreeBSD 5.1 on a new server.  We got
> Mailman running while the new box was running under a temporary
> hostname.  Once we renamed the machine to the final name, all the
> URLs produced by Mailman are incorrect.  I fixed files like
> Mailman/Defaults.py, but all of the lists have files like config.pck 
> which
> have the old domain in them.  Manually editing them partially works,
> but users see mangled domain names.
> This is probably an easy fix, but I'm trying not to foul up what's 
> already
> working.  Any suggestions?

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> Thanks
> Bob
Richard Barrett                               http://www.openinfo.co.uk

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