[Mailman-Users] strange error when trying to confirm membership to list

Chris Stankaitis chris at beowulf.net
Tue Nov 1 17:11:00 CET 2005


This error occurs when you click on the "confirm" URL given in the
confirmation email.  Has anyone seen this before and can give me some
insite into the message and how I might fix it?

Oct 28 18:15:05 2005 admin(8784):
admin(8784): [----- Mailman Version: 2.1.5 -----]
admin(8784): [----- Traceback ------]
admin(8784): Traceback (most recent call last):
admin(8784):   File "/usr/lib/mailman/scripts/driver", line 101, in run_main
admin(8784):     main()
admin(8784):   File "/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/Cgi/confirm.py", line 104,
in main
admin(8784):     content = mlist.pend_confirm(cookie, expunge=False)
admin(8784):   File "/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/Pending.py", line 135, in
admin(8784):     db = self.__load()
admin(8784):   File "/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/Pending.py", line 95, in
admin(8784):     return cPickle.load(fp)
admin(8784): AttributeError: 'module' object has no attribute 'UserDesc'
admin(8784): [----- Python Information -----]
admin(8784): sys.version     =   2.3.4 (#1, Feb  2 2005, 11:44:49)
[GCC 3.4.3 20041212 (Red Hat 3.4.3-9.EL4)]
admin(8784): sys.executable  =   /usr/bin/python
admin(8784): sys.prefix      =   /usr
admin(8784): sys.exec_prefix =   /usr
admin(8784): sys.path        =   /usr
admin(8784): sys.platform    =   linux2
admin(8784): [----- Environment Variables -----]
admin(8784):    HTTP_REFERER:
admin(8784):    SERVER_SOFTWARE: Apache/2.0
admin(8784):    SCRIPT_NAME: /mailman/confirm
admin(8784):    SERVER_SIGNATURE:
admin(8784):    REQUEST_METHOD: GET
admin(8784):    HTTP_KEEP_ALIVE: 300
admin(8784):    SERVER_PROTOCOL: HTTP/1.1
admin(8784):    QUERY_STRING:
admin(8784):    HTTP_ACCEPT_CHARSET: ISO-8859-1,utf-8;q=0.7,*;q=0.7
admin(8784):    HTTP_USER_AGENT: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US;
rv:1.7.12) Gecko/20050922 Fedora/1.0.7-1.1.fc4 Firefox/1.0.7
admin(8784):    HTTP_CONNECTION: keep-alive
admin(8784):    SERVER_NAME: lists.example.com
admin(8784):    REMOTE_ADDR: x.x.x.x
admin(8784):    PATH_TRANSLATED:
admin(8784):    SERVER_PORT: 80
admin(8784):    SERVER_ADDR: x.x.x.x
admin(8784):    DOCUMENT_ROOT: /var/www/mailman
admin(8784):    PYTHONPATH: /usr/lib/mailman
admin(8784):    SCRIPT_FILENAME: /usr/lib/mailman/cgi-bin/confirm
admin(8784):    SERVER_ADMIN: admin at example.com
admin(8784):    HTTP_HOST: lists.example.com
admin(8784):    REQUEST_URI:
admin(8784):    HTTP_ACCEPT:
admin(8784):    GATEWAY_INTERFACE: CGI/1.1
admin(8784):    REMOTE_PORT: 49935
admin(8784):    HTTP_ACCEPT_LANGUAGE: en-ca,en-gb;q=0.8,en;q=0.5,en-us;q=0.3
admin(8784):    HTTP_ACCEPT_ENCODING: gzip,deflate
admin(8784):    PATH_INFO: /news/30a875a71f11a647b52d18e63e1d0115b46d3636

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