[Mailman-Users] stange domain/url question
anne.ramey at ncmail.net
Wed Jul 19 20:08:41 CEST 2006
Mark Sapiro wrote:
>> >Please address all questions to mailman-admin at wwwadm.mydomain.com
> This makes no sense. It shouldn't be -admin because that's a Mailman
> 2.0.x artifact, but the 'mailman' site list didn't appear until 2.1.
> Assuming this is a typo and is really mailman at wwwadm.mydomain.com, I
You are incorrect. That is not a typo...it was copied and pasted from
the email I was sent this morning when I did a test. I'm running 2.1.8,
but it's been upgraded time and again.
>> Does anyone know why this is happening? Or how I get this to change to
>> lists.mydomain.com? My users are pretty much computer novices and this
>> will confuse them.
> This is really the same issue as
> which see.
> If you only have the one domain, and it is DEFAULT_URL_HOST and
> DEFAULT_EMAIL_HOST and is the only entry in VIRTUAL_HOSTS, you
> shouldn't need to specify a domain to newlist and everything should be
> In your case, the domain in the mailman address comes directly from a
> lookup of DEFAULT_URL_HOST in the VIRTUAL_HOSTS dictionary. The domain
> in the list-request address is the host_name attribute of the list (on
> the General Settings page) which came from a lookup of
> lists.mydomain.com (based on your newlist command) in VIRTUAL_HOSTS or
> if not found, DEFAULT_EMAIL_HOST.
My default url host was still the old. I'll change it and see if that
makes the difference.
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