[Mailman-Users] Illegal list name - Need Help

Jon Carnes jonc at nc.rr.com
Wed Nov 26 02:23:38 CET 2003

On Tue, 2003-11-25 at 18:11, W.D. McKinney wrote:
> Greetings,
> I had a remote sys admin install mailman on one of our servers today.
> In trying to create a list it is not lettings us though.
> Error: Illegal list name: porphyria at bacon
> Where do I change the config for hostname ? the server is aliased in DNS
> as lists.akwireless.net also, which I would prefer to use for all lists.
> Thanks,
> Dee

Well why don't you create a list by using:
  newlist porphyria at lists.akwireless.net

If that doesn't work then call your remote Admin back in and make him
add that as a virtual domain (two lines in the config file mm_cfg.py)

Jon Carnes

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