[Mailman-Users] URL reference requires uppercase "M" for .../listinfo/Mailman?

Matthew England mengland at mengland.net
Mon Oct 11 23:06:00 CEST 2004


I'm sure this is a FAQ (unless my Mailman configuration is broken), but I 
could not find it listed in the FAQ search engine:

I find that I can not access my Mailman list (the one recommended by 
INSTALL as well as per the default listinfo sentence:  "If you are having 
trouble using the lists, please contact mailman at kodak-xyratex.com.") 
listinfo or admin web interface without first capitalizing the "M" in 
"Mailman" in the URL as such:


If I instead use


(with a lower-case "m") my web browser displays the general 'listinfo' page 
(same as what is seen from "https://example.com/mailman/listinfo/").

Why is this?

No other list on my Mailman servers have this restriction.
I also find it on both Mailman installs/servers I have.

By the way, I doubt the https/SSL has anything to do with it; one of my 
Mailman installs runs without SSL and has the same "feature".

I am using both Mailman 2.1.4 and 2.1.5.  They bost exhibit the same 


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