[Mailman-Users] Change content filter rejection text

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Thu Oct 26 05:38:28 CEST 2006

Blatter, Nicholas wrote:

>I'm wondering if there is any way to change the message sent by the
>content filter when a message is rejected. I'm trying to move away from
>letting users send HTML messages to the lists I manage, and instead of
>saying "The message's content type was not explicitly allowed" I would
>like it to explain that only plain text messages are allowed.
>I saw there are language directories in messages/ with this field, but
>there are no English directories there (as I assume it's compiled into
>the program).

As you surmise, the English language text in the mailman.po/mailman.mo
files is the 'key' to the translated text. The English language text
is in the source modules.

>Is there any way to change this message?

Only by editing the message itself in the Mailman/Handlers/MimeDel.py

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