[Mailman-Users] messages from "checkdbs" cron job

Franco, Ruben rufranco at utep.edu
Thu Sep 23 17:16:55 CEST 2004

	I ran "check_db -a -v" but none of the config.db or config.pck files were found to be corrupted.  A few were missing for the newer lists but the help for "check_db" says that is nothing to worry about.


-----Original Message-----
From: Jim Tittsler [mailto:jwt at onjapan.net]
Sent: Thursday, September 23, 2004 12:15 AM
To: Franco, Ruben
Cc: mailman-users at python.org
Subject: Re: [Mailman-Users] messages from "checkdbs" cron job

On Sep 22, 2004, at 02:12, Franco, Ruben wrote:

> 	I recently installed Mailman 2.1.5 and have loaded up the mailman 
> crons that came with the install.  I have noticed the following 
> messages everday when the "checkdbs" cron runs and I was wondering 
> what the message meant.  Is something wrong with my configuration or 
> is there a problem with a list on my system?

> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "/usr/local/mailman/cron/checkdbs", line 178, in ?
> [...]
>   File "/usr/local/mailman/Mailman/ListAdmin.py", line 130, in 
> __getmsgids
>     ids = [k for k, (op, data) in self.__db.items() if op == rtype]
> ValueError: unpack tuple of wrong size

It looks like there is a problem with the request.pck database of at 
least one of your lists.  You can use the bin/check_db tool to help 
narrow down which one.

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