[Mailman-Users] Password in URL?

Jim Tittsler jwt at OnJapan.net
Thu Oct 7 01:41:56 CEST 2004

On Wed, Oct 06, 2004 at 09:03:50AM -0400, ev at evjohn.com wrote:
> When going to the administration page for a list, is it possible to put a
> password in the URL rather than typing it into a dialog box?
> I have tried
> http://MyDomain.com/mailman/admin/ListName_MyDomain.com?MyPassword

For *most* requests, you can add adminpw=MyPassword:
(This doesn't work if you are going directly to the list roster
page for example.)

Use this scheme with caution however, since this can leave your
admin password in the webserver logs.

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