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

Poster Poster at aurora.cotse.net
Wed Jul 6 05:55:43 CEST 2005

Brad Knowles said:
> 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
> /usr/local/mailman/lists/<name_of_list>/en/verify.txt.

Well assuming that the lists directory is preexisting, then I'm
putting it in the only lists directory I have, which is
/var/lib/mailman/lists/<name of list>/en/

and that doesn't work.

> 	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.

I know. :) I restart mailman with mailmanctl after modifying the files
and there's no change.


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