[Mailman-Users] New Mailman Installation

Barry Finkel b19141 at britaine.cis.anl.gov
Thu Feb 28 21:47:04 CET 2008

>Mike W. wrote:
>I've just started Mailman on a new Fedora 7 box.  It's been quite a 
>while since I used MM, my previous box ran on RH9.
>There are some things that I need to be refreshed and I haven't found 
>them yet in the docs.
>1. When creating a new list, must the maillist mail addresses be created 
>manually? Can they be aliased to existing e-mail addresses?
>2. I seem to remember that MM could be configured for broadcast only, 
>i.e., for announcement to a fixed audience.  I don't see that option in 
>the admin screens.  How would MM be configured for this use?

1. I do not understand the question.

2. Set the list to moderated:

        Privacy Options
             Sender filters
                  default_member_moderation ==> Yes
        Membership Management
             Membership List
                  Set everyone's moderation bit: On  Set
                  Turn off "Mod" for those members allowed to post.

Barry S. Finkel
Computing and Information Systems Division
Argonne National Laboratory          Phone:    +1 (630) 252-7277
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