[Mailman-Users] New user, need a bit of help.
Sales - Import Auto Source
sales at importautosource.com
Mon Sep 3 04:35:02 CEST 2007
First off, thanks in advance for any help that can be tossed my way.
I am trying to get Mailman to work.
Mailman is provided by my web host. I have followed their instructions, as
well as much of the Mailman FAQ and setup as I can comprehend. (Fairly new
to this stuff)
The problem: The list doesn’t send out any messages.
Anyhow, This is what happens.
- setup new list (HYPERLINK
"mailto:test at saskjunction.com"test at saskjunction.com just for testing, and
seems to activate fine.)
- I can log in to the administration panel no problem and add
users, adjust settings, etc.
- I can send email to the list. (Don’t get a bounce or anything)
but nothing happens. I made sure the email address I was sending from was
added to the list before hand.
- I read the FAQ and the problem “seems” to indicate an issue with
crontabs. I checked my Cron information (I don’t know how much access I get
to this stuff, as it is mosty new to me) and I see nothing in my little
access area. I tried putting in some of the strings in the Cron area, but
still nothing. (I actually am not sure if I even input that information
correctly, I just copied and pasted off the FAQ.)
>From my lack of knowledge, it seems to have something to do with setup /
install which I doubt I have access to on a shared hosting account. My host
seemed helpful, but I think didn’t understand what I was saying. The FAQ
points to Cron or the sendmail setup, but I do not know how to even begin
Any tips or tricks? Where to start or to tell my host to help?
Thanks for your time.
No virus found in this outgoing message.
Checked by AVG Free Edition.
Version: 7.5.484 / Virus Database: 269.13.2/984 - Release Date: 9/2/2007
More information about the Mailman-Users