[Mailman-Users] Automatic notifications not going out

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Sun Oct 15 16:42:56 CEST 2006

Tracey McCartney wrote:
>I don't get notices when something is in the moderation queue, and my members don't get monthly password reminders.  I do get other notices, like uncaught bounce notices and notices when someone is removed from the list.

On the list's General Options page, is

Should the list moderators get immediate notice of new requests, as
well as daily notices about collected ones?
(Details for admin_immed_notify)
set to Yes?

>So clearly some immediate notices are working and some aren't.  There may be more than one problem.  I'm guessing it's a misconfiguration on the part of my host, because they appear not to know ANYTHING about Mailman.

They wouldn't be the only hosting service that offers a less than fully
functional Mailman and knows nothing about supporting it.

However, I don't know what installation/configuration problem would
cause the immediate moderator notices to be missing while other
notifications work if the above setting is Yes.

As far as the periodic notices/digests are concerned, that is most
likely some problem with the cron jobs as I indicated in my prior

Do any of your lists have periodic digests? If so, are these missing

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