[Mailman-Users] mailing lists failing - URGENT (fixed)

Jon Carnes jonc at nc.rr.com
Wed Feb 4 02:24:25 CET 2004

On Tue, 2004-02-03 at 19:50, Mark Dadgar wrote:
> On Feb 3, 2004, at 4:45 PM, Merle Reine wrote:
> > It looks to have been a corrupted incoming message in the 
> > /var/lib/mailman/qfile/in directory.  I could not have fixed this 
> > without Jon's expert knowledge.
> >
> Did you file a bug on this?  A corrupted incoming message should not 
> take down the whole mailing list system.  Mailman should recognize it 
> as bad and shunt it out of the way, preferably notifying the admin in 
> the process.
> - Mark
> -----
> mark at pdc-racing.net
He is running an earlier 2.1.x version.  I think this has been corrected
in the latest version.

I dealt with the exact same problem at another clients a few months
back.  I haven't seen this problem on any clients running 2.1.4.

Jon Carnes

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