[Mailman-Users] Mailman 2.1.8 with sendmail

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Thu Jun 29 03:57:57 CEST 2006

Kaushal Shriyan wrote:

>On 6/28/06, Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net> wrote:
>> Perhaps your Privacy options...->Subscription rules->subscribe_policy
>> is set to Confirm and approve so that subscription requires moderator
>> approval.
>What i need to set this

Go to the web admin interface for your list at
<http://example.com/mailman/admin/test/> or something similar, and
then click the Privacy options... link which will return the
Subscription rules page and you will see the setting.

>> Everything is working normally except you are not a member of the list.
>> Go to the web admindb interface for the list
>> <http://example.com/mailman/admindb/test/> or something similar, and
>> see what requests are waiting
>there are three requests

And what are they?

Are any of these subscription requests or are they all posts waiting
approval? Whatever they are, you can approve them and then
subscriptions waiting approval if any will be approved and the users
will receive welcome messages and posts will be sent to the list.

You need to go to the web admin interface and visit every category and
subcategory page under Configuration Categories (from General Optionas
through Topics) and look at each option and if necessary the "Details
for" page so you understand what the list configuration settings are
and what they do. Then you can set up the list to work the way you

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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