[Mailman-Users] Error in mailman logs

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Sat Feb 5 18:20:34 CET 2005

wheakory at isu.edu wrote:

>I'm receiving this error in the /home/mailman/logs/error file, what is the solution to fixing this problem?  I would appreciate help, thanks.
>Dec 07 16:14:05 2004 (30811) Traceback (most recent call last):
>  File "/home/mailman/Mailman/Queue/Runner.py", line 111, in _oneloop
>    self._onefile(msg, msgdata)
>  File "/home/mailman/Mailman/Queue/Runner.py", line 167, in _onefile
>    keepqueued = self._dispose(mlist, msg, msgdata)
>  File "/home/mailman/Mailman/Queue/CommandRunner.py", line 223, in _dispose
>    res = Results(mlist, msg, msgdata)
>  File "/home/mailman/Mailman/Queue/CommandRunner.py", line 77, in __init__
>    subj = make_header(decode_header(subj)).__unicode__()
>  File "/home/mailman/pythonlib/email/Header.py", line 144, in make_header
>    h.append(s, charset)
>  File "/home/mailman/pythonlib/email/Header.py", line 272, in append
>    ustr = unicode(s, incodec, errors)
>UnicodeError: ASCII decoding error: ordinal not in range(128)

Someone has sent a message to the list's -request, -join, -subscribe,
-leave or -unsubscribe address which contains non-ascii character(s)
in the Subject: header.

The solution is to convince people not to do that :-)

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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