[Mailman-Users] adding new members with their fullnames via commandline
hannah at schlund.de
Thu Sep 22 12:08:05 CEST 2005
On Thu, Sep 22, 2005 at 12:00:58PM +0300, lkolchin at univ.haifa.ac.il wrote:
>Is it true that there is no way to add member to the list with his full name from the command line?
>I know that the below syntax won't work:
>./add_members -r - "firstname1 lastname1" <user1 at domain.com> somelistname
There're a few things wrong with that command line.
First, you'd probably have to quote the special characters, ", <, and >.
Second, with "-r -" you specify that add_members will read the addresses
of the members to add from standard input.
I.e. you could try something like
echo '"firstname lastname" <user at domain.example>' |
add_members -r - listname
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