[Mailman-Users] Delete message from list archive

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Thu Oct 7 05:49:41 CEST 2004

Bill Moseley wrote:

>This has got to be a FAQ or a previous post but "delete" and "archive"
>are not the best search terms...

Actually, they both get the relevant article as does "remove"; they
just get too many others as well.

The article you want is 3.3.

>Someone sent a message to the list that they now want removed from the
>I went in an manually edited the message from:
>    private/<list>.mbox
>    private/<list>/2004-October.txt
>    private/<list>/2004-October/<number>.html.
>But I suspect there's an easier way.

Not really, but read the FAQ article including the part about the
numbering changing if you ever rebuild the archive if that's important
to you.

Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net>       The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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