[Mailman-Users] 2.1.4 info/html issue
fred at metalab.unc.edu
Thu Jan 29 03:58:41 CET 2004
Thanks for the advice - unfortunately, that doesn't seem to be the
I played around with one of my own lists, and was able to replicate the
behavior. You can check that out at:
This list had no html in the info section until I added it this afternoon.
On 28 Jan 2004, Jon Carnes wrote:
> On Wed, 2004-01-28 at 17:55, Fred Stutzman wrote:
> > Hi,
> > We recently upgraded to Mailman 2.1.4, and we're encountering an issue
> > that I can't seem to track down.
> > Our user had previously configured their "info" option to include html
> > information. Until the upgrade, this has always displayed on the list
> > front page as html. The html is now being displayed as text. You can see
> > an example of this by visiting:
> > http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/pbs
> > For example : <! - <font size = "5"><b><em>Pacific Bulb Society Mailing List</em></b></font>
> > I've spent a few hours attempting to track this issue down, but I'm
> > running out of options. I've messed with the
> > DEFAULT_CONVERT_HTML_TO_PLAINTEXT options, and re-entered the "info"
> > information with pure, compliant HTML. I didn't see anything in the NEWS
> > file that would explain why this is happening.
> > Any ideas? Thanks, Fred
> Login to the Web Admin for that list and then click on:
> Edit the public HTML pages
> Then click on:
> General list information page
> Looks like the upgrade might have thrown in a <pre> </pre> block around
> the added text it found there. You should be able to edit it back into
> the HTML shape it was in.
> If not, post the source you get for the listinfo page and I'll be happy
> to take a look at it.
> Jon Carnes (local Trilugger)
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