[Mailman-Users] problems with .pck files

james edwards lists.james.edwards at gmail.com
Wed Mar 22 18:17:27 CET 2006

> What happens if you go to the admin page for the list? Does that seem
> OK or what? If dumpdb is telling the truth, the list's admin pages
> should at most show default settings and no members. What are the
> sizes of config.pck and config.pck.last?


If you go to the list's admin pages and everything looks totally OK
> including the membership, make some innocuous change in settings and
> then look at "bin/dumpdb" of the config.pck again. It should display
> all the list attributes, membership, member options, etc.
> Unless everything looks good including gate_news being OK, I'd restore
> the config.pck only from the backup.

Restore is going well, too bad that partition is almost a terabyte as it
took forever to blow out.

Mark, thanks again for your help in this.


James H. Edwards
Network Systems Administrator
Judicial Information Division
jedwards at nmcourts.com

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