[Mailman-Users] "No such list mailman" after creating list

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Tue Jul 26 17:05:24 CEST 2005

Josh Simoneau wrote:

>The mailman list exists. I created it as defined in the installation
>manual, it sent an email to the given email address, and it appears to
>work properly on the email exchanging side of things. The web
>administration side of things, however, does not work at all. It says
>the list does not exist.
>If I create a new list with the command line, again it sends out the
>appropriate email to the new list administrator. If I execute the
>'list-lists' command (syntax could be off on that) it lists the mailman
>list, along with any others I have created. Any new list has the same
>issue, web administration fails, only with "admin.py access for
>non-existant list: whatevernewlistname".

This has to be a case of the web server not being able to access the
lists/ directory or its subordinates. If bin/check_perms finds no
problems, maybe its a SELinux issue.

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San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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