[Mailman-Users] First time install

Chris Arnold carnold at electrichendrix.com
Fri Sep 28 19:49:42 CEST 2007

Chris Arnold wrote:
> OK, i have installed mailman-2.1.9 from source on SLES10 SP1. I installed to the default /usr/local/mailman. I am walking through the doc completely and i make it to
> 13 Create your first mailing list
> For more detailed information about using Mailman, including creating and configuring mailing lists, see the Mailman List Adminstration Manual. These instructions provide a quick guide to creating your first mailing list via the web interface:
>     * Start by visiting the url http://my.dom.ain/mailman/create.
> Well, the above link brings up a 404 page not found. Here is a section of my apache2 2.2.3 default-server.conf file:
> ScriptAlias /mailman/* "/usr/local/mailman/cgi-bin/"
> # "/srv/www/cgi-bin" should be changed to whatever your ScriptAliased
> # CGI directory exists, if you have that configured.
> #
> <Directory "/usr/local/mailman/cgi-bin">
> 	AllowOverride None
> 	Options +ExecCGI -Includes
> 	Order allow,deny
> 	Allow from all
> </Directory>
> This should allow me to visit http://my.dom.ain/mailman/create right? I have stopped and started apache2 without any errors. I have not stopped or restarted my email server as of yet but this should not stop me from getting to http://my.dom.ain/mailman/create. Can anyone help?
I got it now. Seems i had some config info placed in the wrong file.

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