[Mailman-Users] Need assistance trouble shooting problem after moving Mailman from one box to another

Thomas Waters waterstc+ at pitt.edu
Tue Jun 21 20:45:16 CEST 2005

On Jun 21, 2005, at 2:10 PM, JC Dill wrote:

> What about alises?

There are no aliases
>> edit mm_cfg.py to show correct host name
>> ran fix_url.py  although told me to run as bin/withlist -l -r  
>> fix_url  listname
>> This appeared to all run successfully.
>> What to do next?
> Look at the list archives.
> If the message makes it to the archive, then mailman is getting the  
> message, so the problem would be with mailman sending the message  
> back out.

They do not get to the archives.  I think maybe I have a permissions  
problem with the transferred files.  I;'m looking at that first.

>   Check to make sure the new mailman server has permission to send  
> thru your mail server etc.
> If the message doesn't get to the archives then the problem is with  
> the message getting to mailman, or with mailman processing the  
> message on the incoming side, e.g. broken alises not delivering the  
> mail to mailman or mailman treating the message as spam and  
> discarding it.
> Also look at the mailman logs and the mail server logs.

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