[Mailman-Users] Mailman error was emailed to user mailman

Terry Allen hmag at ozemail.com.au
Sat Feb 26 10:02:44 CET 2005

>Terry Allen wrote:
>>	I was looking into this error & tried this command - when I
>>tried check_db it gave no errors - I then added --all which still
>>gave no errors - however, I then added --verbose, which gave the
>>following output - is this necessarily a problem & should I worry?
>>[server:local/mailman/bin] root# ./check_db --all --verbose
>>List: mailman
>>     /usr/local/mailman/lists/mailman/config.pck: okay
>>     /usr/local/mailman/lists/mailman/config.pck.last: okay
>>      [Errno 2] No such file or directory:
>>      [Errno 2] No such file or directory:
>No. this is not a problem. bin/check_db tries to check all 4 files
>whether or not they exist. Mailman 2.1.x does not have the config.db
>files. They were used instead of the config.pck files in older
>It is unlikely that bin/check_db would find a problem with the
>config.pck.last in your situation. This problem is not corruption of
>the file contents. It is some issue with the OSX file system that
>prevents the config.pck.last file from being removed.
>Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net>       The highway is for gamblers,
>San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan
Hi again,
	Many thanks Mark - I will see if it can be removed. I run on 
my system as root, so it's likely that the sudo command was affected, 
which only offers admin priveliges, but the root command won't be 

	Bye for now, Terry Allen 

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