[Mailman-Users] authentication using unix authentication(passwdfile)

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Tue Sep 25 02:37:13 CEST 2007

Wanjiku Maina wrote:

>Is it possible to use my passwd(Unix Authentication) file to authenticate in
>the list creators pass word in create.py in place of the file that it is
>using to authenticate? 

Only by modifying the code in Mailman/Cgi/create.py

>Is there a script that I could use to authenticate passwd file using python?

Probably someone has written Python code to authenticate via the passwd
file, but it's not part of Mailman, and I don't know where it is.

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