[Mailman-Users] changing hostname of web interface page

Will Twomey william.twomey at gmail.com
Tue Jun 20 07:44:08 CEST 2006

Thank you, that fixed it.  :)

A second question, if I may.

Is there a way to only allow some users to send messages to the list?
So the rest can only receive (seems like this would be useful for an
announcement list).

Hope that's not a stupid question.

Thanks for the quick reply. =)


On 6/19/06, Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net> wrote:
> Will Twomey wrote:
> >
> >Instead of 'hostname.com/cgi-bin/mailman/admin/list' I'd like it to be
> >'list.hostname.com/cgi-bin/mailman/admin/list/general'
> >
> >Does anyone know how I can do this without changing the mailman email
> >address from list at hostname.com to list at list.hostname.com?
> Put the following in mm_cfg.py
> DEFAULT_URL_HOST = 'list.hostname.com'
> DEFAULT_EMAIL_HOST = 'hostname.com'
> restart mailman and run fix_url.
> See
> <http://www.python.org/cgi-bin/faqw-mm.py?req=show&file=faq04.029.htp>.
> After all this is working OK, you may want to rebuild the archives with
> 'bin/arch --wipe listname' in order to fix the absolute links to the
> listinfo page in the prior monthly index files.
> Of course you will have to have an appropriately configured web server
> on list.hostname.com.
> --
> Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net>       The highway is for gamblers,
> San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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