[Mailman-Users] Network error

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Tue Oct 26 17:34:35 CEST 2004

Kevin Schroeder wrote:

>    I'm trying to send out to a list of mine but my log files are showing something kind of weird.  smtp-failure is saying "delivery to <emailaddress> failed with code -1: (1, 'address family not supported')".  What could cause this kind of error?

The error comes from your MTA. The MTA log may show more. What is
<emailaddress>? Is it VERP like? If so, maybe your MTA doesn't like
VERP like addresses.

>Mailman FAQ: http://www.python.org/cgi-bin/faqw-mm.py

See articles 1.22 and 1.23.

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