[Mailman-Users] SOLVED: How to set up a READ-ONLY list?

Yassen Damyanov yd at media-c.de
Thu Dec 16 01:04:05 CET 2004

On Thursday 16 December 2004 01:27, you wrote:
> Sorry Yassen
> You need help more than I.  What platform are you on?
> -evan

Dan: thanks for the link with that really nice guide!

> See http://www.python.org/cgi-bin/faqw-mm.py?req=show&file=faq03.011.htp

Evan: thanks for caring!

I just followed that guide and I have it all up and running --
my read-only, one-way mailing list!

> What platform are you on?

Gentoo Linux box, postfix 2.1 + amavisd-new + SpamAssassin + Mailman 2.5.1.

I am sorry that I cannot be of much use regarding the issues you
sent in your direct mail to me. I quote them here for attracting
attention of people who can help, although it seems more appropriate
to open a new thread (which I recommend to you).

I _do wish you_ to get that all running fine.


----------  Original Message  ----------

Subject: Re: Have you got postfix and mailman work together?
Date: Thursday 16 December 2004 01:11
From: DJ Freak <djfreak at beathustler.com>
To: Yassen Damyanov <yd at troyer.co.at>

Hi Yassen

Thank you very much for  asking.

Yes I have gotten Postfix and Mailman working together.

However, I have two very stubborn problems which I'm still trying to 
work out.

1.  I am unable to edit the HTML page that users are taken to when they 
hit the confirm link in their confirmation email.  It's NOT 
subscribe.html and I cannot find a file called confirm.html anywhere.  
There must be a script somewhere compiling the HTML but I cannot find 

2.  Confirmation and invitation mails are getting junked by my 
recipients becuase confirm djafdjkdas;jfdkljdfsakl;7847474477 is 
considered junk by many email programs so I have

Begin paste here->
>> Here's what I have done:
>> 1.  Added
>> to Defaults.py
>> 2.  Added
>> to mm_cfg.py
>> 3.  Added
>> default_verp_delimiters = +=
>> verp_delimiter_filter = -+=
>> authorized_verp_clients = $mynetworks
>> to /etc/postfix/main.cf
>> Anything scream wrong there?  Am I forgetting a step?  Restarted
>> mailman and Postfix but still confirmations and invites come in with
>> all that junk in the replies.
<-End Paste

Any thoughts on those two issues?

Thanks a lot Yassen I really appreciate it.


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