[Mailman-Users] message won't post/Posfix/Mailman issues

Christopher Adams chris.a.adams at state.or.us
Tue May 3 01:10:50 CEST 2005

I am using Mailman 2.1.5 and Redhat Linux v. 7.2.

There is nothing in the /qfiles/in/ directory.

I restarted Mailman.

I resent and still, there is a Posfix entry for it being posted, but it never is delivered, never 
shows up in the /lists/post log. The only differnce between this list and others is the large number 
of subscribers and I know that I can post to it when there I am the only subscriber. I don't have 
this issue with any of my other 250 + lists.

Dan Phillips wrote:
> On May 2, 2005, at 1:30 PM, Christopher Adams wrote:
>> This is a reocurring problem with one list that I host. It has  40,000 
>> subscribers and only one
>> subscribed address can post and I am an allowed non-subscriber who  
>> can post. When either the
>> subscriber or I post to the list, the message is not delivered, but  
>> the Postfix maillog shows this:
>> May  2 11:07:56 webhost postfix/local[13508]: 4ED8F4E538:  
>> to=<listname at wherever.com>, relay=local,
>> delay=0, status=sent ("|/lists/mail/
>> mailman post listname")
>> However, there is nothing in the Mailman/post log that shows that  it 
>> reached Mailman and obviously,
>> the message isn't posted. This may be a Postfix issue, but I am  
>> posting it to the Mailman list since
>> it appears that the message just isn't reaching Mailman.
> Anything at all in the Mailman vette or error logs? Look for it in / 
> qfiles/in. If it's there, then most likely at least one qrunner has  
> stopped. Have you tried /bin/mailmanctl start ?
> Which version of Mailman? what OS?
> Dan
> ================================
> Dan Phillips
> Professor of Horn, University of Memphis
> webmaster: http://music.memphis.edu

Christopher Adams
Library Systems Analyst
Oregon State Library
503-378-4243 258
chris.a.adams at state.or.us

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