[Mailman-Users] port number

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Sat Jun 17 23:54:39 CEST 2006

Gerrit Bosch wrote:
>Sorry to bother you out there with this newbie question:
>Is it possible to change the portnumber for the webinterface to 
>anything else than 80?
>Thus avoiding interference with another webserver on the  same subnet.

To make the links on the Mailman web pages include the port, you need
to add the port to DEFAULT_URL_PATTERN by putting something like the
following in mm_cfg.py

DEFAULT_URL_PATTERN = http://%s:8080/mailman/

(using port 8080 for example, and assuming no other change to the

This will suffice for new lists, but for existing lists you need to run
fix_url to update the list and also bin/arch to fix absolute links in
the list's archives.



standalone to get its usage, and

bin/arch --help

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