[Mailman-Users] Posts to list returned

Dragon dragon at crimson-dragon.com
Mon Oct 29 17:56:40 CET 2007

Steven ** sent the message below at 09:39 10/29/2007:
>I am using Sendmail.  My "/etc/alias" file has:
>     ## mailman mailing list
>     mailman:             "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman post mailman"
>     mailman-admin:       "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman admin mailman"
>     mailman-bounces:     "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman bounces mailman"
>     mailman-confirm:     "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman confirm mailman"
>     mailman-join:        "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman join mailman"
>     mailman-leave:       "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman leave mailman"
>     mailman-owner:       "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman owner mailman"
>     mailman-request:     "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman request mailman"
>     mailman-subscribe:   "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman subscribe mailman"
>     mailman-unsubscribe: "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman unsubscribe mailman"
>The list "list" was created through the web interface.  Am I supposed
>to manually add similar entries for my new "list at my-domain.com" list?
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Yes, you need to add these to the /etc/aliases file and then run 
newaliases for sendmail to recognize them.

When you create a new list with bin/newlist it will output a list of 
the aliases you need for the list. They must also be added to the 
aliases file and newaliases must be run.


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