[Mailman-Users] Phantom moderation pending requests & heldmsg files

Chris Waltham cwaltham at bowdoin.edu
Thu May 8 16:23:00 CEST 2008

On May 7, 2008, at 4:59 PM, Mark Sapiro wrote:

> Chris Waltham wrote:
>> Can you think of an easy way to discard all the messages in
>> request.pck _except those_ which still have tokens remaining in
>> pending.pck?
> If you're willing to accept that the only messages that have unexpired
> tokens left in pending.pck are those newer than PENDING_REQUEST_LIFE
> which defaults to 3 days, you can use the method suggested in the FAQ

Just out of interest, how do I check and/or set that variable? I tried  
looking through list configs for pending_request_life and didn't see  
it; is it a global setting unless the list owner specifically changes  
it? I looked in the FAQ and couldn't find the answer, either.

Thanks again,


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