[Mailman-Users] Wierd Problem creating list

Tamara Yoggev tyoggev at 013.net
Mon Mar 28 21:33:01 CEST 2005

That's right, only after I fixed (in mailman.conf, which is included in 
httpd.conf) the following :
This is what I originally had with my previous problem "no such list etc."

ScriptAlias /mailman/ /var/mailman/cgi-bin/

Alias /pipermail/ /var/mailman/archives/public/

<Directory /var/mailman/archives>

Options +FollowSymlinks


I changed this to (mailman is installed in: /usr/local/mailman):

ScriptAlias /mailman/ /usr/local/mailman/cgi-bin/

Alias /pipermail/ /usr/local/mailman/archives/public/

<Directory /usr/local/mailman/archives>

Options +FollowSymlinks


After I made this change, which seemed to be reasonable to me, maybe I'm 
wrong did I see the-

We're sorry, we hit a bug!
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Mark Sapiro" <msapiro at value.net>
To: "Tamara Yoggev" <tyoggev at 013.net>; <Mailman-Users at python.org>
Sent: Monday, March 28, 2005 11:22 AM
Subject: Re: [Mailman-Users] Wierd Problem creating list

> Tamara Yoggev wrote:
>>According to what I found in httpd.conf
>>User apache
>>Group apache
>>I used:
>>--with-cgi-gid=apache (Is there any way I could double check this? I ran 
>>configure a while ago, but I'm sure thats what I did)
> It's probably OK. I forgot you started by asking about web create not
> working. If you can get the web create page (or any of the web pages),
> then the wrappers should be OK.
> But I'm confused. You were able to get the create page before you
> changed ScriptAlias, etc so you were getting to wrappers somewhere?
>>> Are there any non-empty logs in that directory?
>>yes, smtp seems fine. and LOG_DIR  is pointing to the right place:
>>VAR_PREFIX = '/usr/local/mailman'
>>LOG_DIR = os.path.join(VAR_PREFIX, 'logs')
> Is the error log group writable?
> --
> Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net>       The highway is for gamblers,
> San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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