[Mailman-Users] Trying again with the latest version - bug ininstall doc?
bmp at univexsystems.com
Tue Nov 1 05:42:31 CET 2005
On Tuesday 01 November 2005 15:20, Mark Sapiro wrote:
> Brian Parish wrote:
> >Installed from source using the default locations. Everything looks
> > smooth until genaliases. Same problem as first time around, except that
> > then I thought the reason was a fault in my settings in mm_cfg.py
> >bin/genaliases runs without any errors, but generates only data/aliases,
> > not data/virtual-mailman
> >By the time we get to this step, the install docs have had me enter
> >virtual-mailman in my postfix/main.cf, so the fact that it isn't generated
> >breaks postfix very effectively. Presumably some later step creates the
> >circumstances under which virtual-mailman is created?
> >Anyway, my mm_cfg.py looks like this:
> ># Put YOUR site-specific settings below this line.
> >IMAGE_LOGOS = '/icons/'
> >MTA = 'Postfix'
> >POSTFIX_STYLE_VIRTUAL_DOMAINS = ['univexhosting.com']
> >DEFAULT_URL_HOST = 'www.univexsystems.com'
> >DEFAULT_EMAIL_HOST = 'univexhosting.com'
> ># Because we've overriden the virtual hosts above add_virtualhost
> ># MUST be called after they have been defined.
> >add_virtualhost(DEFAULT_URL_HOST, DEFAULT_EMAIL_HOST)
> >root at server1 [/usr/local/mailman]# bin/genaliases
> >root at server1 [/usr/local/mailman]# ll data
> >total 44
> >drwxrwsr-x 2 root mailman 4096 Nov 1 13:04 ./
> >drwxrwsr-x 20 root mailman 4096 Nov 1 13:12 ../
> >-rw-rw---- 1 mailman mailman 357 Nov 1 14:28 aliases
> >-rw-r----- 1 mailman mailman 12288 Nov 1 14:28 aliases.db
> >-rw-r--r-- 1 root mailman 10 Nov 1 12:51
> > last_mailman_version -rw-r--r-- 1 root mailman 14110 Nov 1
> > 12:49 sitelist.cfg
> >What am I missing here?
> Most likely your lists have host_name attributes different from
> Run bin/fix_url.py stand alone for instructions on how to run it under
> withlist to fix this problem.
Hmmm. At this point in the install, I don't have any lists. No less confused
here, but I guess I'll go ahead and continue with the additional steps in the
hope that once I have a list to fix, I can fix it and thereby address this
problem. If that works, surely the sequence of steps in the install doc is
Thanks for the help Mark!
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