[Mailman-Users] HTML Formatted Email

Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Wed Jul 19 04:51:54 CEST 2006

At 2:07 PM -0400 2006-07-18, Ki Song wrote:

>  Is there a web interface built into mailman that allows me to post these
>  HTML messages to the list?

No.  See FAQ 1.26.

>  The reason I ask is because I was using a program called Listserv by LSoft
>  that allowed me to post message via a web interface and had a check mark
>  that allowed me to send messages as HTML.

Right, but Mailman freely available (free as in beer) open source 
software and is not a complete drop-in replacement for Listserv, 
which is a very expensive commercial program.

>  I'm guessing the best method to do what I want to do (send HTML newsletters)
>  is to:
>  - send a message to the list I created via an e-mail client like Outlook or
>  Thunderbird
>  - Make sure it is encoded as HTML

That's one way to do it, sure.

Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>

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