[Mailman-Users] Problem moving 2.0 list to 2.1.5

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Thu Nov 18 16:35:12 CET 2004

Matthew Saltzman wrote:

>I am trying to move lists between servers and upgrade from 2.0.x to 2.1.5,
>and it's not working.
>I was able to recreate the archives with cleanarch and arch.  Then I move
>the lists/mylist directory to the new server and run withlist -l -r
>fix_url mylist.  Then I see the following problems:
>(1) The list does not appear on either the listinfo or admin pages.
>(2) I can go to the admin page directly at
>my.site.com/mailman/admin/mylist, but if I submit any config changes or go
>to any of the other admin pages, Mailman crashes with a "Premature end of
>scripts" message.
>Did I miss a step someplace?  Anyone else seen this problem when

If you create a new list, is everything OK with it?

Are DEFAULT_URL_HOST and DEFAULT_EMAIL_HOST set appropriately in

Did you run bin/update after moving the list directory?

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