[Mailman-Users] Mailman 2.0.8 password change @SuSE 7.1

Jon Carnes jonc at nc.rr.com
Wed Feb 4 20:04:47 CET 2004

On Wed, 2004-02-04 at 11:29, Jens Schliecker wrote:
> Hi, I have a big problem. I have to moderate a newsletter system running
> with mailman at SuSE 7.1. I haven't the PW for the user mailman on the
> machine. So I changed the PW for mailman. Now I have the problem that
> the mailing list doesn't work until I changed the PW. I can't log in at
> web-interface to make changes at the list. Nobody can subscribe our
> newsletter because mailman is out of work at the moment
> Please help and sorry for my bad English.
> Best Regards
> Jens

The FAQ has a write up of the various passwords... but in general what
you want is to login to the box and reset the master password for

That will give you access to administer all the lists *and* to reset
each lists individual administrative password.

Good Luck - Jon Carnes

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