[Mailman-Users] UPgrade to 2.1.9 woes

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Sun Oct 15 22:49:11 CEST 2006

Raphael Mankin wrote:

>I recently upgraded from 2.1.8 to 2.1.9. This caused problems with the
>URLs generated in the admin pages.
>Previously, they used the virtual host name. After the change to 2.1.9
>the URLs used the real host name, which failed in my virtual hosting

This comes from the list's web_page_url attribute which shouldn't have
been touched by any part of the upgrade process.

Did anyone run fix_url?

>Is this known issue? Is there a work-around for it?

First I've heard of it.  Make sure that various settings such as
DEFAULT_URL_HOST, DEFAULT_URL_PATTERN and add_virtualhost() are as
they should be and then run fix_url. See

>Second question: when are moderators likely to be able to edit postings?

All I can tell you is it's on the list <http://www.list.org/todo.html>.

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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