[Mailman-Users] Mailman not sending out emails
brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Fri Oct 22 17:05:27 CEST 2004
At 10:41 AM -0400 2004-10-22, Steph Smith wrote:
> We've had mailman 2.1 up and running for a while now. We host lists for
> a number of different domains, and have been using the virtual host
What "virtual host support"? Can you provide a reference to the
documentation or the FAQ that shows what you're doing?
So far as I know, the only virtual domain stuff that Mailman
supports is discussed at
> * When I go back to check the list again, Mailman no longer sends mail
> out. It will receive posts (and I can verify that they are in the
> archive), but it doesn't distribute them to the subscriber list. If
> I fill out a subscription request, it doesn't sent out the
> confirmation email. If, as a subscriber, I ask it to send me my
> password, it fails to do this as well.
The standard "troubleshooting" FAQ entry is at
Try everything shown there.
> I've been hoping to find something in the logs, but haven't found
> anything at all in /var/mailman/logs. Actually, its empty, so I wonder
> if logging is somehow not turned on??
That would be bad. That will mean it could be very difficult or
perhaps impossible to track down your problem.
Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>
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