[Mailman-Users] problem with domain name

Simon White simon at caperet.com
Thu Feb 19 18:06:39 CET 2004

19-Feb-04 at 09:48, Yves Dorfsman (yves at zioup.com) wrote :
> I am trying to setup mailman for an organisation that has a three piece
> domain name, say A.B.org.
> In mm_cfg.py, I put:
> DEFAULT_URL_PATTERN = 'http://%s/something/'
> DEFAULT_EMAIL_HOST = 'mailserver.A.B.org'
> When I go on the web to www.A.B.org/something/listinfo, right at the top
> in the blue space it says:
> www.A.B.org Mailing Lists
> "www" is a CNAME for the web server where mailman is running, but where
> does it pick it up ? Shouldn't it be just the domain name ?

What does "hostname" say?


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