[Mailman-Users] Custom confirmation emails (verify.txt)

Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Tue Jul 5 23:39:20 CEST 2005

At 4:44 PM -0400 2005-07-05, Poster wrote:

>  Howdy everyone. I'm looking for the directory to place my custom
>  verify.txt file in so that Mailman will send it out for a particular
>  list. I've read the FAQ and
>  /var/lib/mailman/lists/<name_of_list>/en/verify.txt
>  doesn't work. Is it then /usr/lib... ?

	The standard Mailman location is 

	If someone has taken Mailman and modified it for your platform, 
they may have chosen a different directory structure.  In that case, 
you should contact whatever group or person modified the Mailman 
installation for your platform.

	One thing to consider is that these files are only read on 
startup.  You need to use bin/mailmanctl to stop and then restart the 
qrunner processes, in order to pick up changes in the template files.

Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>

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