[Mailman-Users] HTML in list descriptions

Ralf Hildebrandt Ralf.Hildebrandt at charite.de
Wed Feb 11 16:17:44 CET 2004

* Jon Carnes <jonc at nc.rr.com>:

> Yes. You chopped the context off, but we were talking about the
> meta-code used in programing the Listinfo web page.
> HTML tags are no longer allowed in the List Description field of the web
> admin interface.  But that is a story for another day.

Ah. That's OK, and I understand the security implications. But from
the docs Igot the impression it was STILL possible.

> Hmmm... that really is a bug.  The description field should either tell
> you that only text can be entered here, or the Mailman utility
> ~mailman/Mailman/HTMLFormatter.py needs to be re-written to leave the
> mm-list-info HTML tags alone.


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