[Mailman-Users] Monthly password reminders not working

John Dennis jdennis at redhat.com
Wed Sep 21 18:13:21 CEST 2005

On Wed, 2005-09-21 at 10:42 -0400, Darren G Pifer wrote:
> Hello,
>       I thought this was working when we moved to Mailman 2.1.6b4
> in June, (I could be wrong) but the monthly password reminder
> is not working. I, and a colleague, have tried to manually
> test the script for a single list but it is not working. The
> script that runs out of mailman's cron is:
> # 5 AM on the first of each month, mail out password reminders.
> 0 5 1 * * /usr/bin/python -S /usr1/mailman/mailman/cron/mailpasswds
>       I tried testing with:
> $ pwd
> /usr1/mailman/mailman/cron
> $ runas -u mailman ./mailpasswds -l testlist
>       It just exits. Nothing in the mail or mailman logs.
>       Other details: Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS release 3
>       Any suggestions?

Have you verified that the list has its password reminder flag set to
yes under general options and that the per user option to receive
reminders is enabled for at least some members of the list?
John Dennis <jdennis at redhat.com>

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