r.barrett at openinfo.co.uk
Thu May 6 22:40:51 CEST 2004
On 6 May 2004, at 21:12, Steffan wrote:
> Hello did a new install of mailman 2.1.4
> now cron gives this error
> File "/home/mailman/cron/qrunner", line 96
> print >> fd, _(__doc__)
> SyntaxError: invalid syntax
> any idees
what version of python are you running? the README says
It is recommended that you use Python 2.3.3, the latest release as
of this writing (31-Dec-2003). Mailman will work with Python
2.2.3 as well, which is the latest release on the Python 2.2 branch.
Mailman 2.1 is not compatible with Python 2.0 or any earlier
MM 2.1.x normally operates its qrunners as daemons, unlike MM 2.0.x
which used a cron executed qrunner.
You appear to have a cron based qrunner yet say you are running a newly
installed MM 2.1.4.
Did you install this over an earlier MM 2.0.x install and if so did you
remove the old crontab before installing the one for the newer release?
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