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

Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Wed Jul 6 12:20:03 CEST 2005

At 11:55 PM -0400 2005-07-05, Poster wrote:

>  Well assuming that the lists directory is preexisting,

	Yup.  All your existing lists are there.

>                                                         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.

	Hmm.  Another thing to keep in mind is that sometimes there are 
two different ways to provide the same information -- via a field in 
the admin web interface, or via a template.  If the field in the 
admin web interface has anything at all in it (even just a single 
space character), I believe that will over-ride the contents of the 

	I'm not sure if this is the case for the verify.txt template, I'd 
have to check the code.  Meanwhile, you might want to look at your 
list configuration and see if there might be any conflicts there.

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