[Mailman-Users] Wrong URL for attachments

Richard Barrett r.barrett at openinfo.co.uk
Thu May 13 11:38:49 CEST 2004

On 13 May 2004, at 08:57, Barbara B. Johansen wrote:

> I moved my lists from mailman 2.0.13 to 2.1.4
> Everything seems to work fine and the handling of attachments in
> archives in new created lists i nice.
> But i goes wrong for all the lists i moved from the old installation.
> The url to the attachments in the archives is wrong.
> It uses the DEFAULT_URL_HOST defined in Default.py which is the same as
> It should use the DEFAULT_EMAIL_HOST or DEFAULT_URL_HOST as they are
> defined in the mm_cfg.py
> The url is correct in lists created under the new mailman installation.
> Is there a way to correct it for the moved lists too?

Use bin/fix_url.py

Not that you will probably have to use bin/arch --wipe to rebuild the 
archives with the defective URLs after using fix_url

This FAQ entry may also help:


> We use Exim 4.24 and apache 1.3.20 on solaris.
> regards
> Barbara
> Barbara B. Johansen
> Det Humanistiske Fakultets EDB-kontor
> Aalborg Universitet
> Kroghstraede 3
> DK 9220 Aalborg

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