[Mailman-Users] bounces stopped on all lists

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Sat Feb 4 05:10:10 CET 2006

Kaitlyn Taylor Considine wrote:

>A few weeks ago all mailman list owners stopped receiving bounces of any 
>kind. They are not being misdirected to any of the cpanel WHM server 
>contacts either. They can be seen briefly at 
>/usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/mailman/data/bounce-events-#####.pck and then 
>those disappear as well, likely assuming they were delivered.

Not exactly. The Bounce runner queues all incoming bounces in a file
like the above and then every (default) 15 minutes processes all the
queued bounces in that file and removes the file. So that part of the
process is working.

What is in the bounce log (probably
/usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/mailman/logs/bounce, but maybe elsewhere)?

If you go the the admin Bounce processing page for each list in turn,
is bounce_processing set to Yes and are all the notifications set to

>My sys guy has been unable to fix it....thinks it's a cpanel issue.

If so, see

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