[Mailman-Users] virtual host problem - mail not originating fromsubdomain

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Tue Aug 21 01:45:47 CEST 2007

David Buntin wrote:
>Here's my problem with details changed to keep it generic:
>- I have a server at www.domain.com <http://www.domain.com/>  and host a
>list with address list1 at domain.com.
>- I have configured a subdomain for a customer at www.subdomain.domain.com
><http://www.subdomain.domain.com/>  and host a list for that customer with
>address list2 at subdomain.domain.com.
>- I configured a Mailman virtual host per all the instructions and advice.
>It works great with one exception.
>- The "To:" field in all mail forwarded by Mailman from subdomain.domain.com
>appears as list2 at domain.com. <--notice the "subdomain" has been omitted.
>- Upon closer inspection of the email headers, it appears the subdomain is
>also omitted from the "Return-Path:", "Sender:", and "Errors-To:" fields as

Run the following command in Mailman's directory:

  bin/withlist -l -r fix_url list2 -u www.subdomain.domain.com

If that doesn't fix it, report the contents of mm_cfg.py and the
settings for DEFAULT_URL_HOST and DEFAULT_EMAIL_HOST from Defaults.py.

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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