[Mailman-Users] Not able to send and receive messages posted toalist.

Richard Rae Richard_Rae at xyratex.com
Wed Oct 31 16:17:34 CET 2007

You can check the log files too /var/log/

They might have a good clue, this is what helped me solve my issue 

-----Original Message-----
From: mailman-users-bounces+richard_rae=xyratex.com at python.org
[mailto:mailman-users-bounces+richard_rae=xyratex.com at python.org] On
Behalf Of Mark Sapiro
Sent: 31 October 2007 14:51
To: vasumg at gmail.com; mailman-users at python.org
Subject: Re: [Mailman-Users] Not able to send and receive messages
posted toalist.

vasumg at gmail.com wrote:
>The bounced message:
>Your message did not reach some or all of the intended recipients.
>Subject: Test
>Sent: 10/31/2007 12:26 PM
>The following recipient(s) could not be reached:
>gmf-dev-request at amnsix.domain .com on 10/31/2007 12:26 PM
>The e-mail system was unable to deliver the message, but did not report

>a specific reason. Check the address and try again. If it still fails, 
>contact your system administrator.
>< astrus.domain.com #5.0.0 X-Unix; 2>

This is not a Mailman issue. The address
gmf-dev-request at amnsix.domain.com (I don't think it actually has a space
- I think that's an artifact of your edit) is not deliverable.
This is either a list member address or a list owner/moderator address
depending on context, but mailman is successfully mailing to that
address and the server at astrus.domain.com is reporting it as
undeliverable. In any case, Mailman is doing it's job. You have to
correct the undeliverable address or remove it from your list or correct
whatever is wrong with your MTA that is rendering it unable to deliver
Mailman's mail.

>I treid all the steps given in FAQ, but it is still not working for me.

>Please help as all our mailing lists are down and people are waiting 
>for a fix.

The above bounce message does not give a clue as to why all your Mailing
lists are down. If by FAQ you mean article 4.78 at
please report what you found at each step so we might know how to help.

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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